Our industry focuses on doing all we can to keep our clients safe from fraud and scams, and we are constantly reminded through news reports that it does happen. The danger often seems very far away, so it’s easy to take this stance…”That could never happen to me.” Fraud comes in many shapes and … [Read more...] about A True Story of Identity Fraud
At the end of 2021, we posted a blog titled, “Power of Attorney: How does it work, and what to do if you need one.” In that post, we shared the definition, types, and benefits of a Power of Attorney, as well as how to go about securing it before it’s needed. Today, we’ll share the story of a … [Read more...] about A Highland Title Case Study of a Smooth Settlement Utilizing a Power of Attorney
It’s time for your closing, and you can’t be at the settlement table. Now what? There are options to keep the process moving forward, and a Power of Attorney (POA) may be just what you need. When a buyer or seller can’t attend the closing, using a Power of Attorney can be a possible solution. With … [Read more...] about Power of Attorney: How does it work, and what to do if you need one?