Do You Need to Update Your North Carolina Power of Attorney?

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One of the most important legal documents you can have in your estate plan is a durable power of attorney. This is a legal document that allows someone else to act as your agent in the event that you are incapacitated. On January 1, 2018, a new law went into effect in North Carolina that […]

What is a Power of Attorney and Why is it so Important?

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I’ve done a lot of posts on this blog talking about powers of attorney in North Carolina, what they are, why they are important, and why you need to have one. I’ve even talked about some of the pitfalls and mistakes people make with powers of attorney. I’ve had a number of clients recently that have […]

What is a Power of Attorney in North Carolina?

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I frequently get asked about Power of Attorney (POA) forms, what they are, how they are used, and who should use them. I previously wrote about this topic in this post. So let’s start with some basics… What is a North Carolina Power of Attorney? In simple terms, a power of attorney is defined as […]

Estate Planning and Your North Carolina Divorce… What You Need to Know

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There’s no denying that Divorce is an overwhelming process. Whether you are just starting to think about a divorce or are nearing the end of the process, you know that it is something that nobody wants to go through. You have so many different things to consider, including who will get the kids, how to […]

5 Must Have Documents for Your Estate Plan

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You finally found it… Regardless of whether you are 18 or 80, there are 5 legal documents that you must have in place to protect you in the event that you become incapacitated or die unexpectedly. These include a financial durable power of attorney, a healthcare power of attorney, and a living will. So let’s get […]