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Founded by a Canadian lawyer, is Canada's #1 online resource for estate planning. Everything you need to get started on your estate plan is here. Read up on helpful articles related to estate planning documents, tax and retirement planning, life insurance and even estate planning for pets. You can browse through the informative articles and find tips and information for preparing your own estate plan. You can also create your online Will, Power of Attorney, Living Will or Pet WillTM affordably and at your own convenience.

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About FormalWill

Welcome to Canada’s #1 Estate Planning website is operated by FormalWill Inc., a federally incorporated Canadian corporation. was founded by a Canadian lawyer as a create-your-own Will site that caters to those wishing to create an inexpensive legally-binding Canadian Will in minutes from the comfort of their own home or office. If your situation is relatively straight-forward or you do not have the time or money to meet with a lawyer, is right for you.

Creating a Legal Will is an absolute necessity for you if you:

  • Are married
  • Have minor children
  • Are elderly
  • Would like to ensure that your assets are left to the right beneficiaries (heirs)

Dying without a formal will can place an unnecessary burden on your loved ones. Your children and loved ones will have to deal with a complicated and expensive situation, and potentially spend years fighting over your estate. Spare your loved ones this hassle by starting your Will today.

Many people want to create their own Will but the task appears daunting.’s easy to use technology guides you through some important questions, processes your answers, and instantly produces your Will. All without the time and cost associated with consulting a lawyer.

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