Willing ReviewOverall Ranking: #5
Willing is an online estate planning service that makes it easy to create your will in just a few minutes. The company provides all kinds of estate planning documents, such as a Last Will & Testament, Living Will, and Durable Power of Attorney. Prices vary depending on whether you are single or married, and which document bundle you choose.
We’ve reviewed most of the major estate planning companies, and want to share our findings to make it easier to choose the best online will provider. Below is a detailed analysis of Willing’s pricing and estate planning documents. We’ve also studied the features they provide, and looked for real Willing reviews to share. We hope you find our Willing review beneficial.
How Much is Willing?
Start for free and pay only when you print and sign! Here are the 4 price points:
- The $69 Individual Package is the lowest-cost bundle, and includes a Last Will & Testament, Living Will, and Durable Power of Attorney. This package allows unlimited changes for 6 months, but does not provide documents for the spouse of a married individual.
- The $129 Married Couple Package contains all the items in the Individual Package, plus documents for an individual’s spouse.
- The $299 Homeowners Package contains all the items in the Married Couple Package, plus the ability to pass on your home to heirs without paying additional court fees. It also includes a Transfer on Death Deed.
- The $399 Ultimate Care Package contains all items in the Homeowners Package, plus physical documents delivered overnight, and premium customer support.
What Willing is Known For
Full Editing Capabilities
Neat Feature #1: Complete Estate Planning Package
Neat Feature #2: Try Before You Buy
Neat Feature #3: Unlimited Changes for 6 Months
Neat Feature #4: Learning Center
When we analyze customer support, we are looking for: (1) online resources that allow customers to help themselves, and (2) ease of access to real people.
We like Willing’s library of resources related to wills and estate planning. They also make it very easy to quickly create your estate planning documents online.
Willing.com lists a phone number for customer service: 855-856-1381. Interestingly, there is no “Contact Us” page on the website, and no listed email address. We searched through the website’s Terms and Conditions page, though, and found the following email address: [email protected]
We tested the email and got an automated response immediately. The following day our request was answered. A response within 24 hours is acceptable.
Willing Reviews and Testimonials
Willing’s parent company, Bequest, Inc., has an A rating with the Better Business Bureau (BBB). At the time of this Willing review writing, it also has two customer reviews on the BBB website, with an average of four stars.
Willing has an impressive 4.3-star average rating on Groupon.com, with 3,466 Willing.com reviews, at the time of this writing.
We also found a few helpful individual reviews, on the Penny Hoarder, My Money Blog and Consumers Advocate websites.
Willing.com reviews are generally positive and indicate that the software is reliable for creating an online will, especially for the average person who does not have a complex or large estate to pass on.