You don't have to be wealthy to need some aspects of estate planning. Most couples and many singles should have some of these documents in place to protect their loved ones.
These are the top ten mistakes that people will make in planning their own estates. Take a look at these to make sure that you are on the right track to planning your estate.
This is an excellent site for finding out about the law. It is for the average layperson and includes an encyclopedia of legal terminology, software that is helpful for estate planning,as well as videos and books.
Aaron Legal Publishing has a nice site for the do-it-yourselfer that will help you to create your own legal documents.