Contact the agent or insurance company. The procedure varies from company to company. In most cases, you will need the policy number for each policy you want to replace. Experts recommend that you keep information about your insurance policies in a safe deposit box, or somewhere else outside your home. Then, your policies are easier […]
Federal: If you need an exact copy of a previously filed and processed income tax return and all attachments (including Form W-2 (PDF)), you must complete Form 4506 (PDF), Request for Copy of Tax Return, and mail it to the IRS address in the instructions along with a $50 fee for each tax year requested. […]
This includes your loved one’s: Advance Directive Beneficiary Designations DNR (Do Not Resuscitate Order) Living Will POLST Form (Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment) Power of Attorney for Finances Power of Attorney for Health Care (Health Care Proxy or Surrogate) Trust Agreement Will and other related items The first place to look is in your loved […]
How about you and your parent? If something tragic should happen to either of you, are you prepared — even if the emergency turns out to be only temporary? What kind of medical care would you want if you were too ill or hurt to express your wishes?
Advance directives are legal documents that allow you to spell out your decisions about end-of-life care ahead of time. They give you a way to tell your wishes to family, friends, and health care professionals and to avoid confusion later on.
Don’t wait for someone’s premonition. Instead of putting it off any longer, you and your aging parent should have these basic documents in place: … Continue Reading →