Basic Will Preparation
Perhaps one of the most essential services included
in Legal Sense® is a Basic Personal Will preparation. You may want
to be sure that your assets will be received by your chosen heirs, avoiding any
disputes over property. Depending on Provincial laws, passing without a will might
cost your surviving loved ones money that you want to be theirs.
A Basic Personal Will does not include complex trusts,
or estate planning necessary for federally taxable large estates, or transfer of
business assets or a living will. It will include normal bequests and will provide
a simple support trust for minor Children as part of the will.
For you and your spouse at no extra
As a Subscriber of Legal Sense®,
you and your Spouse are entitled to one Basic Personal Will, each which can be reviewed
annually and updated,* at no extra cost. Call the Customer Service Centre to request
your Will Preparation Kit.
After receiving your phone call, we will send you a
detailed planning booklet to walk you through the Will Preparation Process along
with a questionnaire. Reviewing the booklet and completing the questionnaire will
help you prepare for your visit with the Referral Lawyer. This important service
is provided as part of your subscription in Legal Sense® at no additional
If you require more extensive estate planning, call
the Customer Service Centre for a referral to a lawyer who focuses on estate planning.
These lawyers will extend to you the 25% discount for their fees, which must be
paid by you.
With Legal Sense®, you and your Spouse
are entitled to have Basic Personal Wills drawn up by a Legal Sense®
lawyer at no extra cost to you.
* As agreed to by you and the Referral Lawyer.