Leaving a Bequest In Your Will

There are numerous studies and statistics reporting on the percentage of Australians that die without a will. Some reports put the number of people who die without a will as high as 45%. "Studies show that at least 45% of Australians do not have a valid Will. If you...

Why Do We Mourn Celebrities?

After the extraordinary amount of celebrity deaths in 2016, many of us were left feeling slightly shell-shocked. People like David Bowie, Prince, Muhammad Ali and George Michael, who all passed away in 2016, were idols, a big part of our lives for so many years, so...

Supporting Children Through Grief & Loss

Losing a loved one is never easy, but it is particularly challenging for children as they have not yet developed the emotional maturity to fully understand what's going on. While most children do not grieve the same way as adults, it doesn't mean that they aren't...

Choosing Funeral Music

Following the death of a loved one, there is often a great deal of planning to be done for the funeral. While this can be challenging, knowing that you’re creating a ceremony to honour the deceased is a powerful way to celebrate their memory and to help mourners begin...

Paying for a Funeral

Paying for a Funeral The death of a loved one is a difficult time. The last thing you want to be thinking about is money. Yet funeral arrangements must be made, and some cost is involved in these preparations. It’s important for you as a family member or loved one to...