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Katrina McHugh

To Probate or Not To Probate

Tuesday Jul 19th, 2016

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To probate or not to probate Getty Images Twitter   Google+  LinkedIn  Email  Typo?  More Whether you are just beginning your own estate planning or you have been named executor for someone else’s estate, at some point you will want to consider the role of probate. (This concept is less common in the province of Quebec, as notarial Wills do not require probate.) Before making any decisions regarding... [read more]

WHAT NEEDS TO BE DONE WHEN SOMEONE DIES?

Monday Aug 08th, 2016

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WHAT NEEDS TO BE DONE WHEN SOMEONE DIES? I had three calls this week from colleagues asking me to guide them through the process of what has to happen when a loved one dies.  Unfortunately in each case there was no preplanning nor had the families had any conversations about what type of funeral the deceased wanted.  Imagine their total bewilderment and shock at having to make important once in a life time decisions – all while they are in a state of total emotional... [read more]

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