lasting/enduring power of attorney

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    Has anyone still had problems with banks even AFTER using a Lasting Power of Attorney?!

    My brother and I are PoAs for my dad in regards to both LPAs. Fully certified/stamped/sealed/etc. They were done some years ago but it became apparent recently to register the financial one with my dad's banks. The local branch of one bank where my brother also had an account with but I didn't...
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    Refusal to sign Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)

    Please help! Has anyone had a partner with Alzheimer's who had refused to sign the LPA forms? This is what happened this evening. I had tried to explain the LPA and told my husband that a very kind friend who knows us both well would be acting as Certificate Provider. My son (a lawyer) also...
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    Lasting Power of Attorney problem

    Hello, Please can anybody help with our family dilemma. My Dad is 89 years old and has Alzheimer’s which is getting worse by the day. My concern is that my Step Mother, aged 88, has taken out a Lasting Power of Attorney for him, She did this with the guidance of her daughter who refuses to...
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    Power of attorney issues

    i have been told by the nursing home that because I don’t have lasting POA health and welfare I am not allowed by law to see his care plan. I feel heartbroken that I, his wife, who vowed 40 years ago to love and cherish him in sickness and health am now so powerless that I can’t even see his...