This publication provides general information about Powers of Attorney that deal with finances and property, and general information about joint bank accounts. As laws dealing with Powers of Attorney are specific to each province and territory, it is important to understand the laws where you live before making any decisions. It is also important, before opening a joint bank account, to understand the legal consequences associated with such accounts. 24 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.
This handout describes aging in place and it's benefits. It includes a checklist to help individuals to assess their readiness and preferences in a variety of domains. 20 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.