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Durable Power of Attorney

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No one really plans for tragedy, but it’s important to be prepared for it if you fall victim to it! Whether you old, young, single or married, as soon as you turn 18 you are legally an adult and NO ONE can act for you or on your behalf without your permission … or the permission of the courts. That include spouses and parents of high school and college students. If you are involved in […]

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Why your 18 year old needs a health care surrogate

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Imagine, your child just turned 18 and they suffer an injury that requires surgery. They’re still on your health insurance and they’re still in high school, but you can’t access the records or make any of the decisions. Seems crazy, but it’s true.¬†Once your child turns 18 they are legally an adult and in order for any health care providers to give you any information, your child must consent to them speaking to you about […]

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