#004 – Choosing your Executor

In this podcast episode, Stefan and guest Yvette Krizmanic, Senior Relationship Manager at Australian Unity Trustees, discuss the role of an executor in a will, what you should consider when selecting executors, and the available options for will-makers. Stefan provides a comprehensive introduction to the topic, explaining that an executor is the person, people, or organisation appointed in a will as the legal representative of the estate after someone dies. Yvette goes on to detail the responsibilities of an executor, which can be quite extensive, such as arranging the funeral, securing estate assets, and eventually distributing assets in accordance with the will. The podcast is an informative guide for those looking to learn more about the executor role in estate planning.