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Why do I need a Power of Attorney if I have a Trust?


Even if you have a Trust, you still need a Power of Attorney  because it applies, during your lifetime, to management and control of your property that is not in a Trust. Certain property does not get put into your … Continue reading

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What is a Durable Power of Attorney or Power of Attorney for Finances?


A Power of Attorney for Financial Matters  appoints someone to manage your assets and pay your bills. It can take effect immediately, or it can be limited so that it only takes effect if you become incapacitated. A “durable” power … Continue reading

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