A will is a contract. It is a signed document that outlines the distribution of individuals property upon that individual death.
Decedent- the individual who is deceased
Estate- all of an inidivuial’s possessions including real property and personal propety
Heirs- persons who inherit property by right of relationship from their decendent
testarix- woman who creates a will
what are the advantages of having a will
one is able to name the people who will inherit one’s property