9th Mar 2015

A durable power of attorney is a means of granting someone else legal designation in handling matters such as your health, finances, or legal issues with the same authority that you hold yourself.  As it applies to estate planning, a … more

12th Jan 2015

20th Jun 2013

A bank account can be designated as payable on death to someone of your choice. The bank pays these funds to this person almost immediately at your death, and the funds will generally not be subject to probate. The payable … more

A California Living Trust Attorney Explains the Need to Include Durable Powers of Attorney in Your Living Trust

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10th Jun 2013

One of the legal mechanisms used to protect a decedent’s assets from probate is the living trust.  With a living trust, transfer of the assets from the name of the decedent to his heirs becomes less expensive and less time-consuming. … more