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Knowing the role and responsibility of becoming an Executor.
So, you have been chosen to act on behalf of an individual to execute their last wishes and administer their will which is an important responsibility. As an Executor, there are some important things that you need to know to fulfil this role successfully.
Let's take a look at why managing your digital presence is an important part of end-of-life planning.
Almost every aspect of our lives have been been taken over by technology. This means that our digital footprint has been larger than ever. However, what we forget is that this footprint remains after we pass away, and often our loved ones have to deal with it.
There are many reasons why you need a Digital Vault. Here are 3 important ones.
Gone are the days of storing your insurance policies, medical details or power of attorney in a filing cabinet in the garage, or old shoe-box under the bed. Physical methods of storing crucial life information have quickly become outdated.
If you need to obtain a death certificate, you might need to think about gathering the following information.
The death certificate is an essential document required for managing the legal and financial matters that follow the passing away of a loved one. These days, it is also needed for some social media companies (such as Twitter) to confirm the death of a person in order to remove their online profile.
Not sure what happens to your Superannuation money after you pass away? Here's what you need to know.
We can often get complacent with our Superannuation, a privilege that we often do not worry too much about until we actually hit retirement. However, it's a crucial part of our financial portfolio, and something that needs to be taken care of in the unfortunate event that we do pass away.