3 reasons to have your Will done in 2020 by Jacqui Brauman The year 2020 could be called the year of vision. But as the start of a new decade, we should also be conscious that [...]
Digital assets and death by Jacqui Brauman The Internet is changing our lives, and the speed of the change is only going to increase exponentially. In October 2014, the number of phone SIMS cards exceeded the [...]
How to Prevent a Will Dispute, Like What's Happening to Bob Hawke's Will by Jacqui Brauman After his death, Former Prime Minister Bob Hawke’s family is in turmoil over his Will. Bob Hawke died in May 2019, [...]
Suspicious Wills: a reason not to do an at-home Will by Jacqui Brauman When someone elderly or sick makes a Will, and there’s no concern about them having doubtful testamentary capacity, there is an assumption that [...]
The Family Crypt Case Study by Jacqui Brauman Only very recently, the Supreme Court in Victoria decided on a case about a family crypt clause in a Will. Frank, the deceased, was divorced but had a [...]
If you have a family trust and you havenâ€™t thought about the succession of that trust, or you donâ€™t fully understand what roles you have in the trust and how it works, please read this.
The costs of not having a valid Will by Jacqui Brauman While a lot of people ask how much a Will costs, and I’ve done an article and video on it before, what they don’t often consider [...]
The Sandwich Generation by Jacqui Brauman Who is the “sandwich generation”? It’s not one particular generation, as such. It’s more of a situation that you find yourself in. At the moment, the baby boomer generation is more [...]