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Does Power of Attorney End at Death?

Posted by Laura E. Stubberud | Dec 30, 2022 | 0 Comments

A power of attorney is a powerful planning document that enables you (the principal) to give another person (the agent or attorney-in-fact) the power to act for you while you are alive. Because it is often prepared in the context of estate planning, many believe it gives their agents the power...

Ending Guardianship of an Adult

Posted by Laura E. Stubberud | Dec 07, 2022 | 0 Comments

While a guardian can support the protected person by making important decisions, in some cases, an individual may wish to change or dissolve the arrangement. The ward, their family, or other involved people might feel that the guardian is not doing a good job. They may then petition the court fo...

When Does a Person Lack Capacity in a Guardianship?

Posted by Laura E. Stubberud | Nov 10, 2022 | 0 Comments

The guardianship of an adult, in which a judge appoints an individual to make choices for a person over 18, is appropriate when the adult lacks capacity. Capacity is a general legal term that refers to a person's cognitive ability. For instance, when people lack capacity to make a will, they cann...

Social Security Disability Benefits to Rise for 2023

Posted by Laura E. Stubberud | Oct 26, 2022 | 0 Comments

The Social Security Administration has announced that its beneficiaries will see a significant increase – totaling nearly 9 percent – in their monthly Social Security checks come January 2023. This cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) is the largest boost to Social Security benefits in more than 40 y...

Three Changes You Must Report as an SSI Recipient

Posted by Laura E. Stubberud | Oct 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a monthly payment issued to disabled children and adults who have income and resources that are under an amount set by the Social Security Administration (SSA). There are many important factors that determine your eligibility for SSI. SSI recipients are respo...

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