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6 Things You Must Know About Making A Will
After 18 years of age everyone should have a Will.
For all of us there is an emotional element to address when making a Will and an understanding of the essential elements is critical in creating this important protection for our loved ones.
Superannuation & Death
Because your Superannuation is your nest egg, some of it will still be there when you die.
The last two decades in Australia have seen a monumental change in the role of Superannuation in the lives of most Australians. Public education and the need for us to provide for self-retirement and compulsory employer Superannuation levies have contributed greatly to this massive change.
What You Must Know About Powers Of Attorney
A Power of Attorney is a legal document authorising another person to make decisions on your behalf.
If you are appointing the same persons to act in financial as well as personal/health matters then you need only one Enduring Power of Attorney document to do this.
Any Power of Attorney (General or Enduring) ceases to have effect when the giver of the Power of Attorney dies. At that time the deceased person’s Will takes effect.