Une famille bolivienne envisage l'avenir de manière positive.
Une famille bolivienne envisage l'avenir de manière positive.

Questions and answers about wills

Detailed information on making a will 

Different questions arise when writing a will. We have compiled the most important answers for you. If you have any further questions, we will be happy to advise you.

General questions and answers

Include Caritas Switzerland in your will 


Documents for the preparation of your will

Buy a  Will Folder to contain your will, together with a Will Guide
Create your personalised, free will template online
The sample will (available only in German and French) can be used to draft your own will. Keep in mind that wills must be written in your own hand, signed and dated.



Die beiden Mustertestamente können Sie als Vorlage des eigenen Testaments brauchen. Beachten Sie, dass Testamente handgeschrieben, unterschrieben und datiert sein müssen.

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Musterliste der Vermögenswerte

Musterliste der Vermögenswerte

Die Musterliste der Vermögenswerte hilft Ihnen dabei, ein Bild über Ihre Vermögenswerte zu erhalten.

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Nicole Rogenmoser, Moderation Caritas Schweiz

Nicole Rogenmoser

Head of philanthropy and inheritances

+41 41 419 22 12nrogenmoser@caritas.ch

If you have any questions or would like to talk to me, I shall be happy to help you. Please contact me without obligation. Your questions will be treated with the utmost discretion. I shall be happy also to answer any questions you may have about our work and projects. 

Header image: A Bolivian family is positive about the future. © Alexandra Wey