5 Willful Estate Planning Features You Didn't Know You Needed
Technology is constantly innovating to make our everyday lives easier. And to make estate planning easy for Canadians, Willful uses technology to create a will from the comfort of your home! In doing so, we’ve developed some snazzy features to help you make an end-of-life plan that is uniquely for you.Here are 4 things you can do with Willful, that you might not have known about.
January 6, 2023
Get To Know Your Property Insurance And How To Secure Your Home
Like updating your will, once you’ve purchased a homeowner’s policy, it’s a good habit to review your insurance plan with an agent from time to time to make sure the coverage keeps up with your changing needs. Here are some tips to help you learn what home insurance covers, and how to keep your home secure.
December 8, 2022
6 Unique Ways To Give Back This Holiday Season
Snow is falling, festive decorations are hanging... Tis the season to be giving! The holiday season is upon us and that means gearing up for holiday cheer, family gatherings, and of course一gift-giving! But, what’s the best gift of all? Giving back to your community! Here’s a list of 6 unique ways you can give back to your community this holiday season.
November 29, 2022
Debunking 8 Common Myths About Wills
Sharing urban legends is a great form of storytelling around the campfire. What’s also great? Getting the truth! Telling stories about ghosts or aliens are fun ways to scare your friends and family. They’re also not true—we hope! Over the years, wills have gotten a rep for things that aren’t exactly true. And these myths are often the cause.
November 11, 2022
4 Tips For Talking To Your Parents About Their Final Arrangements
Making funeral and cemetery arrangements is the next step after writing a will. Here are 4 tips for talking to your parents about their final arrangements.
October 19, 2022
What Happens When You Inherit A Home With A Reverse Mortgage?
Reverse mortgages are a common solution for homeowners who want to retain ownership while benefitting from a rise in their home equity. But what happens if you inherit a home with a reverse mortgage?
September 29, 2022
7 Life Insurance Tips For The First-Time Policy Buyer
Looking to purchase life insurance for the very first time? Here are seven important tips to help you out as a first-time policy buyer.
September 9, 2022
Surprising Things You Can Leave In Your Will That Aren’t Money
When you think of leaving things behind in your will perhaps you think of the money or assets you want to give your loved ones. But there are many other ways to leave a legacy in your will. We’ve rounded up some fun and interesting things you can leave in your will that aren’t money or property.
August 12, 2022
What Happens To Frozen Eggs And Sperm When You Die?
Have you considered the ways our DNA can live on after we die? In this article, we cover frequently asked questions regarding what happens to your reproductive assets when you pass away.
July 28, 2022
How to Help Your Aging Parents With Their Finances
While some people don’t look forward to getting older, it’s a natural part of life. And although it’s inevitable for everyone, there’s not always a clear path when it comes to making major life decisions. Here are a few suggestions to help you and your loved ones discuss and organize their finances and other important documents.
July 21, 2022
Playlists For Making Your Will
We’ve created a playlist to listen to while making your will to hopefully make it a little more… fun? Here are 20 songs that you can listen to while writing your will.
July 19, 2022
6 Tips For Navigating Unexpected Travel Chaos This Summer
After over 2 years of WFH and exploring our own backyards, Canadians are taking back to the skies again. To help your summer 2022 travel plans go as smoothly as possible, we’ve rounded up some of our top tips for travel this summer.
July 15, 2022
10 GIFS That Perfectly Describe Making A Will
Writing your will can seem daunting at first, which is why we’ve tried to make the process a little more fun. We rounded up some GIFS that we think capture the emotions that perfectly describe making a will.
July 7, 2022
Surprising Ways 7 Canadian Companies Are Innovating Death
Many Canadian companies are improving the experience of end-of-life planning. Here are some of our favourite Canadian products and services that are also innovating the inevitable.
June 30, 2022
An Overview of Canadian Pension Benefits: How Much Will You Get?
Whether you are just entering the workforce or you are already nearing retirement, at some point everyone wants to know how much income they can expect in retirement.
May 30, 2022
How A Life Insurance Policy Can Help You Pay Off Your Mortgage When You Die
A life insurance policy can provide financial support to your loved ones when you die, helping to cover mortgage payments, property taxes, and other costs.
March 24, 2022
Is it Better To Die With A Life Insurance Policy Or A Stock Portfolio?
Learn how you can safeguard your family's future through life insurance or a stock portfolio.
March 4, 2022
7 Things To Do For The Long Weekend 2022
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 10, 2022
Why Generational Wealth Is Important & How To Build It
Generational wealth can help your family achieve financial independence. Learn the many ways you can build generational wealth and how to maintain it.
January 13, 2022