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July, 2020 Archives

Archives for July 2020

What Are the Four Types of POA for Property in Illinois?

There are many different types of POAs, each needing their own notarized form to be officially recognized by the courts. This article will discuss the four types of power of attorney for property most commonly used in Illinois. Limited Power of Attorney Also termed as Special POA in some areas, Limited POAs are the simplest and most fittingly named. Their powers are granted only for a limited time and for specific tasks, such as signing the deed to a property or making sure the title to a … [Read more...]

How to Avoid A Family Feud: Estate Planning 101

Advanced estate planning can help ease resentment and prevent family feuds over inheritance while preserving the wishes of the deceased. By ensuring the appropriate documents are in place, intentions are clearly communicated, and all property is included, people can reduce the chances of family discord after they die. The Right Estate Planning Tools for the Job A will serves as a guide for the allocation of assets, but wills alone may not be enough to prevent disputes between heirs when a … [Read more...]

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