I need to store my signed will somewhere. I took it to my bank, but they want to charge me a monthly fee for storing it. It’s just a three-page document, and I don’t want to pay monthly fees for the rest of my life. What should I do with it?
There’re no legal requirements around the storing of your will. There are institutions, such as banks, that offer a safe-keeping service. But this is generally for a fee, unless you’ve named them as the executor in your will. The main thing is for you to ensure that your original will is stored in a safe place and is easily accessible by your loved ones. You could consider the following: