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Don’t have a will yet?
These are the times when you need to write (or revise) your will:
- When you get married.
- If you get divorced.
- If you become separated from your spouse.
- When you have children under the age of 18.
How To Write A Will
As I see it, you pretty much have 3 options when it comes to writing a will:
#1 – Pay an attorney: You’ll pay approximately $500 for a standard Last Will and Testament.
#2 – Write it yourself: You can find helpful forms using USLegalForms.com for about $40. (Recommended by financial guru, Dave Ramsey.)
#3 – Use an online service: Let the folks at LegalZoom.com help you write it for about $50. (Recommended by ABC News, PC Magazine, USA Today, and The Wall Street Journal; it’s secure and guaranteed!)
But first, you may want to arm yourself with some basic information about wills:
- How To Write A Living Will
- Why First-Time Parents Need A Will
- Excuses… Why People Don’t Write Wills
- How To Write A Will Online
Free Will Writing Forms & Kits
- Free Will Forms Online
- Last Will And Testament Form
- Free Will Form
- Do Your Own Will Online
- Free Last Will And Testament Online Form
- Suze Orman’s Free Will & Trust Kit (normally over $50 – get code here or here)
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