When is having a financial advisor important for estate planning?
Willful is a great choice for many Canadians, but in some complex situations it may be beneficial to seek 'offline advice' for your estate planning needs. Our friends at Advisorsavvy are breaking down these situations and discussing how to find a reputable financial advisor.
September 16, 2020
Willful Partners With Will Power™ to Inspire Canadians to Think Differently About Charitable Giving
At Willful, we believe in highlighting the power of legacy giving. We are excited to announce that we have partnered with Will Power™ to show Canadians the opportunity they have to leave a tremendous impact on causes close to their hearts.
September 1, 2020
7 Important Reasons Why You Need A Will
Over 57% of Canadians do not have a will and millions have wills that need to be updated. If you're wondering why you need to get a will, keep reading.
August 7, 2020
7 Savvy Personal Finance Moves To Make in a Pandemic
As we cope with this new reality, here are some personal finance moves you should be making to improve your financial situation.
August 6, 2020
Why you should always use your loyalty points as soon as possible
Personal Finance and Travel Expert, Barry Choi, breaks down why you may regret holding onto those loyalty points you've been banking up.
August 4, 2020
Why You Need A Will—Yes, A Will
In the spirit of keeping things real, the end of our lives is one of the most important conversations we aren’t having, so let’s have it.
July 21, 2020
What happens to your bank accounts when you die?
The personal finance experts at Ratehub.ca outline what happens to a bank account after death, including a checklist of what you need to close a deceased person's bank account.
July 20, 2020
New Brunswick Power of Attorney Update
On July 1st, 2020, the Enduring Powers of Attorney Act comes into effect in New Brunswick. Here we’ll explain what changes this Act brings and how it may affect your Willful documents.
June 24, 2020
Guide to Online Wills for Seniors
We’ve put together this guide to help more seniors in Canada write their will online with confidence and ease.
June 15, 2020
How a Cat Rescue Got Me Through a Quarter-Life Crisis
A Willful team member shares her story of leaving a legacy gift in her will to a Toronto non-profit that got her through a difficult time in her early 20s.
May 29, 2020
Spotlight Series: Women's College Hospital Foundation
Leigh Naturkach, Senior Director at Women’s College Hospital Foundation answered some questions for us about legacy and the impact of charitable gifts.
May 26, 2020
Spotlight Series: Boots on the Ground
Retired police officer Dave McLennan discusses the impact of charitable gifts at Boots on the Ground, a non-profit dedicated to frontline workers throughout Ontario in the fight against COVID-19.
May 20, 2020
Leave a Legacy Month 2020
May is Leave a Legacy Month, a time to highlight the importance of leaving a gift in your will to charity.
May 1, 2020
Home Insurance 101: What it covers and why you need it
Your home is one of the biggest investments you’ll ever make, so it’s important to ensure it's fully protected against unexpected events that might catch you off guard financially. That’s where home insurance comes in.
April 21, 2020