Dealing With Powers Of Attorney
You and your spouse own your home and you would like to sell it. However, your spouse is currently unable to sign the sales contract. This is because he is either out of the country in some exotic far-away-place where fax and overnight delivery is unavailable, or because he is physically and mentally unable to make decisions or sign legal documents. What to do?
It's Not Too Late to Winterize Your Home
Winterizing your home is one of the best ways to get comfortable this year, and it's not too late to get a few projects done before the holidays. Any steps you take will improve your home's operation, and ultimately keep you more comfortable.
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