Category Archives: Your Estate

THREE MONTHS TO UPDATE YOUR WILL AFTER DIVORCE

Did you know that when you get divorced you get a 3-month lee-way period in which the law presumes that your spouse has predeceased you if you have not changed your Will (so even if they are mentioned as a beneficiary in your Will, they will not inherit for 3 months after the divorce)

PROVIDING EMPATHY AND EXPERIENCE

*as published in the Saturday Argus on 29 February 2020. PROACTIVE Wills & Estates is a boutique fiduciary company specializing in wills and deceased estates. Owner, Paula Bongers, is a member of FISA. Our aim is to support clients through a difficult period, by taking responsibility for the administration side of the estate. As an added benefit, we provide business owners with advice on business succession plans […]