Advance Directives direct medical treatment when you are impaired An Advance Directive or Living Will is a legal document in which you tell medical professionals what treatments you want or do not want given to you in the event that you are incapacitated and need treatment. This document should be filled out by anyone over … Continue reading What is an Advance Directive?
Guardianship provides for an elder who can no longer take care of themself Guardianship is a legal term used to denote a person who is taking care of the personal concerns of an individual in the event that they become incapacitated. A guardian may be appointed by the individual while they have capacity in the form of … Continue reading Guardianship
End of Life Planning saves taxes, court fees and directs care End of Life Planning involves a number of documents that deal with what happens to you and your estate when you die. Wills and Trusts Power of Attorney Living Will or Advance Directive Advance Funeral Plan Ethical Will A well-designed Will controls the disposition … Continue reading What is End of Life Planning?