What is a durable power of attorney, and how does it work?

A durable power of attorney helps you plan for the future, appointing someone to handle finances and make medical decisions if you're unable to. Explore the types of powers of attorney and how they work.

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Jane Haskins, Esq.

by Jane Haskins, Esq.

Jane has written hundreds of articles aimed at educating the public about the legal system, especially the legal aspe...



Updated on: May 7, 2024 · 7 min read

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