You’ve probably heard of a power of attorney, or POA, and wonder what they are used for and how they can benefit you during estate planning. A POA is a legal document that grants legal authorization to another person to act on your behalf. You can … [Read more...] about What is a Power of Attorney and Why Do I Need One?
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Life is unpredictable, and we never really know what will happen as we go through our daily lives. There’s always a possibility that you will become incapacitated or unable to handle your responsibilities due to either a mental or physical injury or … [Read more...] about Incapacity Planning and Why You Need It
To protect our loved ones and our assets, estate planning is important to any individual regardless of orientation. In the LGBTQIA+ community, estate planning can legally protect against discrimination even if others are reluctant to recognize your … [Read more...] about Estate Planning for the LGBTQIA+ Community
You may have seen a friend or loved one suffer for a long time with Alzheimer’s. In the final stages of this and other dementia diseases, there comes a time when the person can no longer speak, recognize loved ones, or move purposefully. … [Read more...] about The Importance of Creating a Legal Document Reflecting Your Final Health Care Wishes
Your right to vote is one of the most important rights you have as a citizen, but this right could be lost if you become a ward in a guardianship. Having a strong power of attorney is essential to avoid that drastic, but little-known, consequence. … [Read more...] about Could You Lose Your Right to Vote in a Guardianship?
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