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  • How To Manage Overseas Assets In Your Will

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  • Prenups in Singapore: All You Need To Know

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  • 5 Signs That Your Spouse is Hiding Assets

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  • How Do HDB Inheritance Rules Work?

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  • 5 Ways Marriage or Divorce Can Affect Your Will

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  • Why You Should Consider Setting Up A Trust Fund

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  • What Happens To Your Assets If You Die Without A Will?

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  • Grant of Probate vs Letters of Administration: What is the difference?

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  • Uncovering your spouse’s hidden assets

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  • 6 Common Inheritance Disputes in Singapore – Pitfalls to Avoid

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  • The Silent Struggle: Importance of one’s Mental Capacity

    Mental capacity is a fundamental aspect of our cognitive abilities, enabling us to make decisions, process information, and understand the world around us. However, in some cases, individuals may experience a gradual or sudden decline in mental capacity, leading to significant challenges in their daily lives.

    Loss of mental capacity can occur due to various factors, including aging, neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer's and dementia, brain injuries, stroke, mental health disorders, or intellectual disabilities. The decline in mental capacity can manifest differently in individuals, affecting their ability to communicate, manage daily tasks, and maintain relationships.

    As such, it is becoming more and more important to make a Lasting Power of Attorney so that you can be prepared for the unexpected.