What Is an Arkansas Simple Will?

An Arkansas simple will is a testamentary document that provides a set of instructions, to both your family and to the probate court, on how you’d like your estate to be handled. Most Arkansas simple wills provide clear instructions on how the testator, (the person making the simple will), would like their property distributed after his or her death. In addition to directing how assets are to be distributed, an Arkansas simple will can also do the following things:

  • Make your wishes know
  • Specify how assets are to be distributed
  • Name beneficiaries of the estate
  • Give instructions on how pets should be cared for
  • Provide how debts and taxes are to be paid
  • Name guardians for minor children
  • Name an executor or personal representative of their estate plan

Why Do I Need an Arkansas Simple Will?

Creating this document is a quick way to ensure that your assets are distributed exactly the way you would like after you pass. Simple wills give you the power to decide how you would like valuable family heirlooms to be distributed amongst your beneficiaries. In addition, using a simple will you can also provide for close friends, important charitable organizations and for your church or other religious organization. Often individuals will also use their simple will to give a gift to their high school, college or their university. Perhaps most importantly, having a simple will ensures that your estate is distributed exactly the way you would like.

Why Use SimplyWilled.com to Make Your Arkansas Simple Will?

Using SimplyWilled.com you can make your Arkansas simple will in about 10 minutes. In addition, you can make state-specific advanced directives including a healthcare power of attorney, a financial power of attorney, a living will and a set of burial instructions. Simplywilled.com cloud-based computing system is 50 states valid and is the best way to make your estate plan online. For more information on making your Arkansas simple will or other estate planning documents visit our blog.