Q: Needing a will.
I am trying to help a friend who is elderly. She wants to get her affairs in order and needs a will. Is this available as a free service?
A: Usually attorneys charge to prepare and execute a will and the other necessary documents such as a durable power of attorney, health care directive or living will and a health care power of attorney. Some attorneys may offer discounts or payment plans to assist a person who has lower income or assets.
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