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Creating a Financial Power of Attorney

Lecture no. 16 from the course: Getting Your Legal House in Order

Creating a Financial Power of Attorney

Taught by Professor Sally Hurme | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses

A “power of attorney” is a simple document that gives written authorization to someone to represent you or act on your behalf. As you will learn in this lecture, every adult should have a power of attorney for matters of health and a second power of attorney for matters of finance. See why, and then explore the responsibility of being an agent.