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Future Planning

Compass has developed this Future Planning section to provide you with easy access to helpful, practical information on a range of relevant topics as well as links to key service providers and more.

Last updated: 25 January 2023
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Powers of attorney

A comprehensive, national guide on Powers of Attorney including an introduction, sections on capacity, choosing and being an attorney, misuse, your rights, checklists for each state and territory and more.

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Wills and how they work

Learn how to make a Will that's right for you. Find out more about what to include, key roles and how to resolve or avoid common issues.

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Family Agreements

Living with your adult child? Co-purchasing property with a friend? Or building an extension or granny flat with family? These common arrangements often involve an older person exchanging their property or assets in return for housing and/or care as they age. Learn more about why you should establish a formal family agreement.

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