What To Do When A Loved One Passes Away?
Losing a loved one is always painful and many families feel overwhelmed — not just by the tragic loss, but also by everything that needs to be done at an already difficult time. Here are some steps to consider and things to do when someone dies.
February 23, 2021
Asset vs. Income Protection: How to Protect Both
What if you have a mortgage but are unable to work due to illness? That's where insurance comes in, but there are different types. In this article, we're covering the different types of insurance and which ones you might need!
February 19, 2021
7 Things To Do For Family Day Long Weekend 2021
To help you make the most of your long weekend, we asked the Willful team to share their best Family Day long weekend activity ideas.
February 9, 2021
The Importance Of An Emergency Fund
Our friends at Quber break down why having an emergency fund is so important, plus they're sharing a few tips to help get your emergency fund growing in no time!
January 26, 2021
A Guide To Pre-Planning Funeral and Burial Wishes
Planning for our own deaths can feel scary and uncomfortable, no wonder many Canadians tend to these important life tasks, like making a will. We’ve partnered with our friends at Arbor Memorial to guide you through the process of pre-planning and selecting your funeral and burial wishes.
January 13, 2021
Tips To Stop Procrastinating On Your To-Dos
Do you ever have tasks that just never seem to get checked off your to-do list? You know, the things that you know you have to get done but somehow, you can never bring yourself to finish. We’ve rounded up some tips to help you stop procrastinating on your to-do’s.
January 12, 2021
Which Willful Plan Is Right For You?
If you’re not sure which Willful plan is right for you, we’re breaking down the differences between the 3 plans to help you find the right fit!
January 8, 2021
10 Unexpected Things We Learned In 2020
While 2020 was challenging, it was also a year of growth and learning. To kick off 2021, we're sharing some unexpected things we learned last year.
January 1, 2021
6 Things to Consider on Your 2021 Financial Checklist
How did you do in 2020, and where can you do better in 2021? This financial checklist is a great place to get started!
December 23, 2020
6 Reasons Why You Should Tackle Making A Will Before The New Year
The last few weeks of the year is perfect time to wrap up some important to-do’s from this year that still may be on your list. Here are 6 reasons why you should tackle making will before the New Year!
December 18, 2020
4 Unique Ways To Invest In Real Estate & How To Protect Your Investments
Most people think of that in terms of diversifying across asset classes but did you know that you can diversify within the real estate asset class?
December 17, 2020
10 Tips For Talking About Death and Estate Planning This Holiday Season
While the holidays may look a bit different this year, it’s still one of the best times to start talking about your end-of-life plans. So here are our top 10 tips for having conversations around death and wills over the holidays.
December 14, 2020
Financially Savvy and Memorable Holiday Gifts for An Untraditional Year
While holidays may look a bit different this year, this year has made for a great opportunity to give a gift that can leave a lasting impact. To help you get gifting, we’ve rounded up a list of the top financial savvy and memorable gifts you can give and receive this holiday season.
December 7, 2020
3 Life Events That Should Make You Think About Life Insurance
Life insurance is a tool that everyone need to strengthen their financial health and plan for their future. But when should you start thinking about adding it to your financial toolkit? Here are 3 life events that should light the "life insurance" light bulb in your head.
November 25, 2020
Digital Assets: The Estate Planning Problem No One is Talking About
With so many accounts floating around in the cloud, how to you ensure you’re protecting your digital assets the same way you would protect your physical assets?
November 23, 2020
5 Reasons To Give The Gift Of A Will This Holiday Season
Show your loved ones how much you care this holiday season with a will! Yep, you heard that right. It may not be shiny and it may not be sexy, but there’s nothing more impactful than the gift of a will. Here are 5 reasons why.
November 18, 2020
Estate Planning Just Got A Little More Social: Making Your Will With Friends and Family
You’re probably thinking, “Talking about wills and death seems like an incredibly morbid social activity. Why would I want to subject anyone else to that?” We totally get that, the topic of wills can be quite scary, but we promise that bringing some friends and family along on the ride is almost guaranteed to make the process less daunting.
November 12, 2020
Your Guide to Choosing and Documenting End-of-Life Arrangements
When it comes to end-of-life planning, having a fully-fledged and concrete idea of what your plans will be is not only beneficial for you but for your loved ones as well. We’ve partnered with Eirene to help you better understand and choose your end-of-life arrangements.
November 5, 2020
5 Tips For Business Succession Planning
Everyone plans to hand their business over elegantly through a sale, or by handing the reins to someone after we retire - what we don’t expect is to pass away unexpectedly and leave our business in limbo. This article covers a few elements to consider when making your succession plan.
October 5, 2020