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Step and blended families and Wills

Posted: Tuesday, 6 June 2017

Step and blended families and Wills

Step and blended families and Wills

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What happens to my social media accounts when I die?

Posted: Wednesday, 12 April 2017

What happens to my social media accounts when I die?

In the past, we had photo albums, diaries or letters to convey our personal legacy. Social media has now digitalised all these types of communication.

Most people understand the importance of leaving a Will to ensure their physical possessions are passed on to people of their choosing.

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Your pet and your Will

Posted: Thursday, 4 May 2017

Your pet and your Will

What will happen to your pet when you die?

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Upcoming estate planning days

Posted: Wednesday, 21 December 2016

Upcoming estate planning days

The Public Trustee holds estate planning days in regional centers across Tasmania so the community can make or update their Will, enduring power of attorney or enduring guardian documents.

If you are interested in making or updating your Estate plan, Will, enduring power of attorney or enduring guardian you can make

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Protecting your legacy is as important as sharing it.

Posted: Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Protecting your legacy is as important as sharing it.

There is a great quote that said ‘one day your life will flash before your eyes make sure it is worth watching’. Better still, make sure those closest to you have a good preview of your life story.

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Who will get my superannuation when I die?

Posted: Thursday, 6 April 2017

Who will get my superannuation when I die?

Who will get my Superannuation when I die?

Super is a non-estate asset and may not form part of your estate administered under your Will.

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A Will for all your life stages

Posted: Wednesday, 15 March 2017

A Will for all your life stages

Most people would agree that having a Will is an important document to have in place, but not high on the list of fun things to do.

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Dying without a Will

Posted: Saturday, 6 August 2016

Dying without a Will

We all like to think that by the time we die, we will be well and truly prepared. However, unfortunately this is often not the case.

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We have changed

Posted: Friday, 24 June 2016

We have changed

You may have noticed a number of changes at the Public Trustee recently. We have been working hard to ensure we are creating a more sustainable organisation.

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New Financial Year - Budgets and Planning

Posted: Saturday, 6 August 2016

New Financial Year - Budgets and Planning

Money isn’t everything, but we all know that we need it to make life more comfortable. Having money allows us: convenience, freedom, security and the ability to attend fun events and have memorable experiences.

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