The do-it-yourself approach may work for some jobs, but providing for your family after you’re gone is too important to risk making mistakes -- mistakes that could put your loved ones in the legal weeds just when they need the most support and ease of mind.
Here are some top reasons NOT to be an estate plan “do-it-yourselfer”:
• While internet sites can provide you with boilerplate documents, they do not reflect specifics of your financial and personal life and may be questioned or disputed later.
• The requirements for a validly written document(s) vary from state to state.
• A valid estate plan...