Ultimate Guide To Finances For New Parents
Willful co-founders Kevin and Erin are expecting their first child, and they’ve put together this guide to help other expecting or new parents to check off the important financial to-dos when a new baby arrives:
September 15, 2021
First-Time Home Buyer in Canada? The 5 Most Common Mistakes To Avoid
Nobody wants to wake up in their new home with buyer’s remorse, so it’s important to be aware of the common mistakes made by many first-time home buyers in Canada.
September 8, 2021
Willful Partners With Second Harvest To Raise Awareness Around Food Rescue
We’re thrilled to announce our partnership with Second Harvest, Canada’s largest food rescue organization.
September 1, 2021
A Guide to Talking to Your Loved Ones About Money
Talking to your loved ones about money can be stressful. It can feel impolite or uncomfortable to discuss your finances when we’ve been taught that it’s a taboo subject. But it doesn’t have to be that way! We’re sharing eight steps you can use to have positive money conversations with the important people in your life.
August 24, 2021
What Is Your Credit Score And Why Is It Important?
In this post, you’ll learn what a credit score is, how your credit score is calculated, why your credit score matters, where you can find and track your credit score, and how to improve your credit score to reach your next financial goals.
August 11, 2021
6 Fun Things to Do This Long Weekend
Summer in Canada is short but sweet. We only get a few months of warm, sunny weather, so we have to make the most of it while it’s here. To help you do just that, we rounded up some of the Willful team’s favourite summer long weekend activities.
July 29, 2021
Eccentric Estates: The Great Stork Derby
We're sharing the story of Charles Vance Millar. He didn’t have a spouse or any apparent heirs. So Charles made some bizarre bequests.
July 27, 2021
5 Reasons You Need An Estate Plan Before Travelling Again
Whether you’re planning a weekend road trip in your province or your next global adventure, here are 5 reasons why you should consider adding estate planning to your pre-travel checklist.
July 15, 2021
What Happens To Your Crypto and Bitcoin When You Pass Away?
Do you have a plan for your cryptocurrency and other digital assets in your estate plan? Here's how to make sure you don't lose them after death.
June 22, 2021
Estate Planning in Canada: Top Tax Planning Tips
When it comes to estate planning, one common mistake you can make is not having an effective plan on how to manage the taxes. Here are some estate and tax planning tips to help you get started.
June 16, 2021
Five Questions to Ask Your Home and Auto Insurer
Here are five questions to should be asking your insurer when reviewing your home and auto insurance.
June 1, 2021
How To Deal With Someone’s Insurance Policies After They Die
Losing a loved one is a heartbreaking experience. Here's what you need to know about their car, home, and life insurance
May 21, 2021
How To Stay Safe and Healthy While Working From Home
From sitting for hours in front of a monitor, to long meetings -- How can we stay safe and prepared while working from home?
May 17, 2021
Bill 245 - Everything You Need To Know About The Changes To Ontario Estate Law
Virtual witnessing becomes permanent, plus changes to how marriage and separation affect wills in Ontario.
May 6, 2021