Too Young for LPA?

‘Surely we’re too young for LPA? Lasting powers attorney are for old people. ‘ I learnt the concept of separation of powers, in a civics class some four decades ago. A young couple in the past month asked about the use of the power of attorney...

Worth More Dead Than Alive?

Not the manner of utterance from your lips. Some might suggest they were worth more dead than alive. It’s not the sort of phrase in truth one would hear of an adult. You might have heard, but spake by folk less smart than you: ‘I’m worth more dead than alive.’No one...

Signing Your Will

Not that long ago, there was a lot of who-ha about a text message. The moral of the story was that of signing your will. An Australian court ruled that a text message should be taken as a local man’s last will and testament. ‘The formalities set out in the Wills Act...