The do-it-yourself, or DIY, mentality is a common concept for people to save time, money and resources. More and more people know exactly what they want and would rather do it themselves instead of paying an outside contractor to try to get it as close to their vision as possible.
Is the same true for estate plans? Is a DIY option one’s best bet?
Though DIY legal service providers offer lower rates and faster turnaround times than a contracted attorney, some have been sued in a couple of states for violating unauthorized-practice-of-law statutes.