By: Jacqueline R. Bowden Gold, Miami Lakes and Weston Estate Planning Attorney
Don’t make the mistake of drafting your own Will and estate plan to save money. With general forms available and online companies that claim to walk you through the “easy” drafting process, it is common to fall prey to their low-priced services. As a Florida Probate and Medicaid Planning attorney, I see the harmful after- effects of “do it yourself” wills: high legal fees to clean up ambiguities and sometimes open warfare among the family because of lack of clarity regarding the decedent’s true wishes.
For other common mistakes not discussed in this article read: 5 Common Mistakes with Do It Yourself Florida Wills.