News and Updates
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
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
Ontario and British Columbia Governments Approve Virtual Witnessing during COVID-19
During the COVID-19 State of Emergency, residents of Ontario and B.C. can get their wills witnessed via live video call. Read the full details in this update.
April 9, 2020
Take the Weight off With Willful
Start the new decade by making a will to protect your loved ones.
January 10, 2020
Make A Will In New Brunswick With Willful
Willful is now available in New Brunswick!
December 18, 2019
Make a Will in Manitoba With Willful
Willful’s mission is to help ensure every Canadian has an estate plan in place and that’s why we’re excited to announce that we’re launching today in Manitoba.
October 29, 2019
Willful Anniversary - Reflections of a CEO & Co-founder
Today, two years after first introducing ourselves to Canadians, we’re proud to say that Willful is a thriving business that has helped thousands of families achieve peace of mind. Here are some of the highlights of the Willful journey since launch.
October 25, 2019
November is Make a Will Month
In honour of Make a Will Month in Ontario, we’re covering some of the estate planning questions we get asked most frequently.
October 18, 2019
Celebrating Pet Wellness Month
Life is unpredictable and our pets deserve to have a plan in place to make sure they are cared for even after we're gone.
October 18, 2019
Make A Will In Nova Scotia With Willful
We are thrilled to announce that Willful is now available for all Nova Scotia residents!
July 24, 2019
Make A Will in Saskatchewan With Willful
47% of Saskatchewan adults have not created a will, and that number jumps to 76% among millennials. Let's get this important to-do checked off by more Saskatchewanians.
June 18, 2019
May is Leave A Legacy Month
This May we're celebrating Leave a Legacy Month to inspire more Canadians to support their favourite charities easily through their will.
May 1, 2019
Welcome Our New CEO - Erin Bury
Get to know Erin, her story of co-founding Willful, and what she has in store for Willful.
April 9, 2019
What is Make A Will Week?
Find out more about this important week and some insights on how many Canadians actually have a will in place. It's not as many as you'd think.
April 7, 2019
Willful’s Mission Continues to Expand: Now serving British Columbia
We're excited to announce that Willful is now available in British Columbia to help more Canadians cross their will off their to-do list.
March 7, 2019