Tag Archives: drafting a will

Electronic wills: Would an unsent text message amount to a will in South Africa?

In our previous post we considered a story that touched on the topic of electronic [Read More]

Can an unsent text message be a will?

Can an unsent text message be a will? That is, can a draft message that [Read More]

5 things to think about before writing your will

Drafting and executing a will takes time and careful thought. Before you even get to [Read More]

My deceased estate and maintenance claims: how does it work?

In South African law, the principle of freedom of testation applies. You are allowed to [Read More]

5 common mistakes to avoid when drafting your will

Your last will and testament is your final instruction directing how your estate is to [Read More]

How do write my will? I’m married and retired

Welcome to the final post in our blog series about writing your will for the [Read More]

How do I write my will? I'm getting divorced

Welcome to the penultimate post in our blog series about writing your will for the [Read More]

How do I write my will? I'm married with underage children

Your will is a living document. It should develop with you as you progress through [Read More]

How do I write my will? I'm married without children

Welcome to the third post in the series about crafting your will according to the [Read More]