6 Steps to a Good Will

This is no time for shortcuts. Learn what you should do to make sure your final wishes are carried out.

Last Will and Testament with Fountain Pen
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Writing a will is a sobering act that's easy to put off, which is probably why so many of us never get around to it. But consider for a moment what might happen if you don't leave clear instructions for the distribution of your property after you're gone.

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