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Life is What Happens While You're Busy Making Other Plans News

July 29, 2019

What will happen to your money if you become incapable of managing your own financial and legal affairs? Who will make decisions about your health, your body, and your personal care if you become unable to speak for yourself? To answer these questions with certainty you need to put plans in place. 

We’ve introduced a new section to our website on planning for your future care. Planning begins with thinking about what's important to you. It involves deciding who you'd want to speak for you, when you can't speak for yourself. And it involves preparing legal documents.

Our new pages walk you through this process. We focus on your legal rights and planning options. We emphasize the importance of making plans that align with your unique wishes, values, and circumstances. 

The newly published pages include:

Life is unpredictable. So, regardless of your age, the time to start planning is now! 

Thanks to Kevin Smith for reviewing this content for accuracy. 

This website explains in a general way the law that applies in British Columbia, Canada. The information is not intended as legal advice. The cases we refer to reflect real experiences, but names have been changed. See our full disclaimer.

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