Why Should You Have a Strong Durable Power of Attorney?


A power of attorney grants another person the legal authority to make financial, legal, or medical decisions on your behalf. This person is known as your agent. There are several different types of powers of attorney. A non-durable power of attorney takes effect immediately, but terminates when you become incapacitated, and may not be of… Read more »

Understanding the SECURE Act


Were you aware that, in an effort to address the nation’s troubled retirement system, federal lawmakers passed a major reform last year known as the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act, or the SECURE Act?  The legislation is meant to help more people accumulate assets for retirement and for good reason. According to… Read more »