Fort Collins, CO asked in Estate Planning for Colorado

Q: Hello, does my POA for my mom allow me to open a trust account for her at a bank? Thanks,

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Nina Whitehurst
Nina Whitehurst
  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Crossville, TN
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: Nobody will be able to answer your question without reviewing the POA. Not all POAs are alike.

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Michael Joseph Larranaga
Michael Joseph Larranaga PRO label
  • Parker, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: I agree with Ms. Whitehurst. A POA can grant different levels of authority. Some POAs may permit the user to take financial action while others may not.

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