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How spousal survivorship rights work with property

A deceased person could have assets that were not...

How spousal survivorship rights work with property

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Should we take dad’s money now to avoid probate?

Hold your horses! It's not your money just yet...

Should we take dad’s money now to avoid probate?
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The wrong way to save on probate fees

You can't save by choosing a province with lower...

The wrong way to save on probate fees

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Giving money to your grandchildren

Consider a formal trust, among other options

Giving money to your grandchildren

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why have a will?

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Why have a will when you have beneficiaries?

You give up some control when you just have...

Why have a will when you have beneficiaries?

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What happens to your spouse’s TFSA if they die

It depends on whether you're their beneficiary, a successor...

What happens to your spouse’s TFSA if they die

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What a ‘promise’ means in legal terms

Kathy was promised a gift in her stepmother's will....

What a ‘promise’ means in legal terms
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Do my heirs need to be at the reading of my will?

This woman wonders what her sons and grandchildren need...

Do my heirs need to be at the reading of my will?

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Can my stepmother change my father’s will?

What to know about wills, elderly parents and blended...

Can my stepmother change my father’s will?

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