Category Archives: Wills & Probate

Why is marriage equality so important from a legal point of view?

Australian's have been asked to vote on whether or not they support same-sex marriage. This is a non-binding postal vote that will then be debated in parliament. With the date of the vote getting closer, we have taken a look how marriage equality will effect same-sex couples from a legal point[...]

What will happen to your pets when you die?

With over 20% of Australian’s having admitted to setting up a Facebook page for their pet*, it’s fair to say that as a nation, our pets play an important role in our lives. In a recent survey, nearly 90% of pet owners regarded their dog or cat as part[...]

5 reasons 2017 is the year to get your affairs in order

Most people start the New Year with a list of resolutions they vow to maintain - however, more often than not, by the end of January we’ve slipped into our old habits. Why not use the New Year to get your affairs in order? The start of the new[...]

How to Avoid the Hidden Dangers of DIY WIll Kits

Do-It-Yourself jobs around your home can sometimes be dangerous, particularly if you’re not qualified to do the job. Say if you were trying to fix your plumbing without knowing how to could end up costing you more than the money you saved up front. The same rules apply to[...]

Do you know happens to your Social Media accounts when you die?

There’s no doubt that social media has had a huge impact on our lives. Have you ever thought about what happens to your social media accounts when you pass away? Individuals will have their own wishes as to what they want to happen with their digital assets when they[...]