Financial Powers of Attorney for Seniors

Financial Powers of Attorney for Seniors

Arguably, a Financial Power of Attorney (FPOA) is the most important document that anyone should have, also known as a Durable General Power of Attorney. None of us can predict the future, so we should prepare for the possibility of incapacity. Those we love most need...
Financial Powers of Attorney for Seniors

Why Can’t I Just Take the Keys Away?

Unless you have guardianship or conservatorship over the parent, you cannot legally take their keys. Until proven incapacitated in a court of law or voluntarily turning over control through a Power of Attorney, they are free to make their own choices, even bad ones....
How Can I Get Mama to Stop Driving?

How Can I Get Mama to Stop Driving?

Caring for an aging parent can be challenging. It is hard to reverse the roles of caregiver and care-receiver. You love them, and making tough decisions that are contrary to their wishes is hard. But just like when they stopped you from playing in the road as a child,...