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MY BELIEF IN ESTATE PLANNING I chose to focus my career on estate planning because of the family and financial planning aspects of the practice. I enjoy discussing and writing about estate planning, just see my monthly newsletter library. People are hesitant to think about estate planning–no one wants to think about death–but I find that people always sleep better after they understand th... view profile
A power of attorney is a document you sign to give someone else the right to make legal decisions for you. Unlike a guardianship, you determine the decision makers' authority by the language used in the power of attorney form; you can limit it to health matters, financial issues, or any combination of powers that suits your needs. For example, if you are having heart surgery, you might consider appointing a family member with power of attorney over your health care, in case decisions need to be made and you aren't able to make them. Lawyers with expertise drafting power of attorney forms make sure the decision-making authority you are giving someone matches what you have in mind.
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