Legal documents, provided by ARAG®

Preparing a will, healthcare power of attorney and other legal documents is easy with resources from ARAG. Just register by selecting your Principal® product.
Click anywhere on the screen below to get started.

Create an Account.

To see all options available to you, create a new account.
Click "Create Account" to keep exploring.

Register for access.

Just answer a few questions to get started.
Click anywhere to proceed.

Select your documents.

The ARAG site leads users through the document preparation process, helping them take action on risk planning.
Click "Access DIY Documents" to keep moving.

Choose the document you'd like to create.

Users select the document they’d like to create based on their specific legal needs.
Dive in by selecting a template option.

Learn about the document.

Learn more about the document you're about to create.
Hit "Create New" to keep exploring.

Select your state.

The application helps walk users through preparing a legal document step by step starting with selecting their state.

Monitor your progress at the bottom and click continue to move through the document.

Keep it secure.

Documents are stored on the ARAG site for future reference or revision. Users can also download the documents and save them.
Let's look at the "Guidebooks" next.

Check out guidebooks for tough topics.

Guidebooks offers straightforward information on complex matters like estate planning, asset transfers and end-of-life issues.
Next, we'll check out the "Learning Center".

Explore the Learning Center.

Dig into a legal glossary and articles on topics like inheritance rights, estate administration and wills for more background on creating a risk plan.
Next we'll look at the "Personal Information Organizer"

Print and store.

Users will download the Personal Information Organizer as a PDF. Once complete, they can print and store it along with their will or provide it to loved ones.
Thank you for exploring the ARAG website with us!

This document is intended to be educational in nature and is not intended to be taken as a recommendation. All images are sample materials and for illustrative purposes only and do not represent the final product. They are the property of Principal®. All rights reserved. No part of the content may be reproduced or used in any form.


The value-added resources provided through ARAG Services, LLC (ARAG®) are not a part of any insurance products and plan administrative services provided through Principal Life Insurance Co or affiliated with any company of the Principal Financial Group®. All resources may be changed or canceled at any time. The use of resources provided by ARAG Services, LLC should not be considered a substitute for consultation with an attorney or advisor. Principal® is not responsible for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damages related to the use of the ARAG Will & Legal Document Center resources.

Please remember that the ARAG legal documents, DIY Docs® are accurate and useful in many situations. Due to possible changes by a state, it is a good idea to periodically review a template used to be sure it is the most current template. Whether or not the document is right for you and your situation depends on your circumstances. If you want specific advice regarding your situation, consult an attorney.


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