A last will and testament is important for several reasons. One being your ability to explain how you would like your assets distributed after your death. The second reason it is important is because it can also be used to name a guardian for a minor child or an adult child who is considered incapacitated.
A last will and testament can minimize the fighting over assets and can also help improve the overall probate experience. A last will and important can be and should be updated as your life changes. Common reasons to review a last will and testament include a marriage, a divorce, the birth of a child, the adoption of a child, and acquiring or selling off certain assets.
Below is a free fillable will template.