How to write a will in just 8 steps

Here are the general steps to follow for writing a will online.

Each state has distinct laws when it comes to the number of people who  must witness the will, whether the document needs to be notarized and  more.

Be Clear About Your State’s Laws

A quick Google search of terms like “how to do a will online” will provide you with plenty of template options.

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Choose the Software You’ll Use

After selecting a software, you’ll need to choose an executor, which is  the person who manages the estate after the testator dies.

Name an Executor

As part of writing a will online, you’ll list your beneficiaries and what they will receive.

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Decide How You Want to Distribute Assets


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