Our will kit is perfectly suited for most. It is flexible enough to clearly represent your wishes and it produces an unambiguous, plain English, legal Will that is valid across the United States.
However, if your situation is complex, such as, having one or more ex-partners, children from more than one relationship, family trusts, complex business arrangements, and so on, we suggest you consider using an estate planning attorney to assist you with writing your will.
For a will to be legally valid in the United States, the following conditions must be met:
Some states require that a self proving affidavit is included as part of the Last Will and Testament. My Will Online includes a self-proving affidavit where required. Many states have adopted the Uniform Probate Code (last updated in 2010) which governs the legal requirements of a Last Will and Testament.