LegalZoom or other online trusts are a convenient way for people to convince themselves that they have protected their assets. By purchasing a few documents and submitting personal information online, clients believe they have taken proper steps to secure their future and their families. Yes, this process is convenient, but does it work? That’s the issue with online, or what I like to call “cookie cutter” trusts. They are like parachutes or brain surgery — you never know if they are going to work until it is too late. Think about opening a parachute 50 feet in the air and.