will and testamentWhile passing away is inevitable, only 50% of people actually have a last will and testament. Without a will, many families feel at loss concerning how to proceed to best honor the deceased wishes. To help your family through this time, consider creating a will with the WHGM attorneys today.

Call us at 478-987-1415 to speak to an attorney about a will!

A will is a legal document that addresses any issues that might occur after your death. These issues may include property, assets, children, finances, and more. We know that it’s difficult to write a will, and that’s why we want to help you put it together. Uncertainty and questions are very common when someone is considering writing a will. Common questions include:

Why Do I Need a Will and Testament?

A will is a legal way to ensure that your wishes are met. When you create a will, your wishes are binding within the law. So, if someone acts outside of your will, consequences may occur.

What Can a Will and Testament Do?

A will can do many things such as divide your property, appoint guardians for your children, forgive debts, and more.

What Questions Can I Ask My Attorney?

Any questions that you have! We encourage you to ask as many questions as possible. Consider asking questions such as:

  • Does every family member have to be in the will?
  • Does my will ever expire?
  • How binding is my will?
  • What does the legal process look like after I pass?
  • Who do I have to leave money to?

How Does a Will and Testament Help My Family?

When you write a will with an attorney’s help, this will lessen the stress that happens after you pass away. When a person’s wishes are not clearly written out, family members may argue about the best way to divide the estate.

Don’t hesitate to contact us today and ask us any question you may have. We look forward to hearing from you!