power of attorney
power of attorney
There is a lot of misinformation and misunderstanding about last wills, living wills and living trusts. While nobody likes to think about their own mortality, preparing both a will and a living will c...
As an elder law attorney I am frequently faced with adult children who realize that they simply have to take over for an aging parent. Maybe the parent is falling behind on bills or has trouble dealin...
Are You Ready to Parent Your Parents?Author Shares Experience of Caring for Elderly ParentsQuick: can you answer the following: Do your parents have a will? Who will care for them if they become il...
A living will, also called will to live, is one type of advanced health care system, or advanced health care principle. It often goes along with a specific type of power of attorney. These are legal t...
There are times in life when someone may be asked to fill out a power of attorney form. At another time, someone may decide that they need a formal means of allowing someone to act on their behalf. ...
Many states are taking steps to provide legal protection for life partners. However, in many instances, life partners, or those in a cohabitation situation, a mother living with her daughter, or an u...
A will to live, formally called a living will form, is a type of advance directive. These legal forms are usually required to be notarized or signed and dated by witnesses.A living will form usually c...
Q. Jeff, I want to ask your opinion regarding Health Savings Accounts. On April 1st, the company I work for is changing our current Blue Cross health insurance to Guardian Insurance set up as a HRA. I...
What if I already have a power of attorney? How will the financial directive help me still? A boilerplate power of attorney is intended to give your agent general powers. A Financial Directive has ver...
I recently wrote about the absolute need for a Medical Directive granting the "exclusive power" to your Agent for the purpose of communicating your healthcare wishes and to instruct those in charge of...