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In the state of Illinois, there are two types of power of attorney: power of attorney for property and power of attorney for healthcare. A power of attorney for property enables you to appoint a person to make decisions regarding … Continue reading

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When people begin thinking of their estate plan, they often take into consideration their physical property, their financial accounts, and family members such as their spouse and children. But one thing that they often forget about is their beloved pets. … Continue reading

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When a person creates and executes testamentary documents, he or she details the way in which the individual wants to pass on his or her belongings after death. Whether using a will or a trust, the person executing the documents … Continue reading

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Parents of young children are often advised to develop a will and to set up a trust to ensure their children will be cared for if the parents should pass away while the children are minors. Trusts are usually recommended due to … Continue reading

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The death of a family member does not always bring a family together in a loving way. In some cases, the division of assets to family members can become problematic. Certain family members may become upset when assets are given … Continue reading

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