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Why a Will is Not Enough

Did you know that your Will does not automatically cover your super or joint assets? And it can’t protect you from an estate claim.

In this educational video, we explore the reasons why a Will is not enough and the solutions you need for your wealth to pass smoothly to your loved ones.

Presented by Ann Janssen, Accredited Specialist in Succession Law and Divisional Head of Estate First Lawyers.

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Estate Planning Booklet

Provides information on the firm and its services.

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Estate First Lawyers Brochure

Details the various estate planning services that you should consider and why.

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"The opportunity to choose from a range of services gave me transparency and control over the amount spent. It turned out I found preparing my Will, Power of Attorney and Advanced Health Directive surprisingly confronting. The need to consider my death, incapacity and the financial security of my family brought a number of very human things sharply into focus for me. I am grateful that I decided to do it before the actual need arose, as the peace of mind it has offered me is palpable. I appreciated having access to the services of a highly professional group of Lawyers who have a focus and vision in just this single part of the legal field. I felt I was in safe hands and I am confident my family will also when the time comes."

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Introduction: Why a Will is not Enough

Introduction: Why a Will is not Enough

Part 1 of 5: The 3 reasons why a Will is not enough

Part 1 of 5: The 3 reasons why a Will is not enough

Part 2 of 5: How to cover off on the assets not covered off by your Will

Part 2 of 5: How to cover off on the assets not covered off by your Will

Part 3 of 5: How to build in asset protection and tax advantages into your estate plan

Part 3 of 5: How to build in asset protection and tax advantages into your estate plan

Part 4 of 5: Asset protection and tax advantages (cont'd)

Part 4 of 5: Asset protection and tax advantages (cont'd)

Part 5 of 5: How to make sure your inheritance gets to your intended beneficiaries

Part 5 of 5: How to make sure your inheritance gets to your intended beneficiaries