Take Care Choosing a Power of Attorney


The New York Times reports that 87-year-old “To Kill A Mockingbird” author Harper Lee sued her literary agent for allegedly improperly taking royalty fees.  This highlights the need to make sure that you have an extremely trustworthy person taking care of your personal finances and other matters.  Our video Choosing Power of Attorney Tips explains how to select that person and protect yourself and your assets.

 

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Barbara Nevins Taylor

As the winner of 22 Emmy Awards and a slew of journalism honors and awards, I created ConsumerMojo.com to give you the straight story about complicated stuff. Tell us what you want to know and we'll get you the answers.