Who needs a will

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A will is the only way to make arrangements for what happens when you die.
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For many, making a will is a critical step to plan for their passing (here, learn the main reasons to make one). But for some people, a will may not be needed. There are practical alternatives to take care of many of the things a will covers. We walk you through them and offer examples of who may not need a will.

Examples of who may not need a will

What you should know

  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in May 2021
  • Time to read: 11 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Kevin Smith, Retired lawyer and consultant

Kevin Smith

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