I have a health care power of attorney for my mother, but don’t clearly understand what events other than being near death would trigger my authority to act. Mom is not able to safely live alone any longer but refuses to let me hire in-home help or to move in with me. There are a number...Read more
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A Personal Property Memorandum is a separate writing in either your own hand or one typed and signed by the testator and two disinterested witnesses that addresses distribution of various...
If a veteran is well can the spouse get Aid and Attendance benefits to help with home or assisted living care?The short answer is no. While the Veteran is living the claim is technically his and based on his health. However there is a very narrow sort of exception that...
What are your thoughts on do-it-yourself wills, revocable trusts, powers of attorneys and health care proxy documents?Other than living wills and health care powers of attorneys I find most individuals are not well equipped to prepare their own wills, revocable trusts and financial powers of attorneys....
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