A living will or a power of attorney?

Estate planning includes making medical plans for your future, not just dividing your assets among your heirs. Two ways to do this are with a living will and a medical power of attorney. The medical power of attorney is about turning control over to someone else. You...

Choosing your medical power of attorney

Your medical power of attorney is one of the most important parts of your estate plan. Almost everybody, at some point, will need someone to make decisions about their personal care for them. Yet, many people choose their health care power of attorney based on nothing...