If you’re in your 20s and 30s, it’s likely that you do not have a Power of Attorney (POA), or even know what one does. Very simply, the POA document allows you to appoint someone to make major decisions for you, either in terms of your healthcare, or your finances. Given that definition, you could be forgiven for thinking it’s a document designed solely for the elderly.
Power of Attorney
Gaining power of attorney of an elderly parent means families need to work together to care for their loved ones. Read the following tips to prevent future dramas and manage the situation with as little stress as possible.
A durable power of attorney is a legal document that is commonly heard of yet is one that few truly understand. Yet, despite the purported benefits of the document, the power of attorney may be more powerless than one would have thought.