Who needs a Lasting Power of Attorney?
In short -everyone. No one knows what will happen tomorrow, next week or next year, and though it’s an awful thought, would your family know what to do if you were to be suddenly struck down with an illness, or if you were involved in an accident? Knowing you are covered for every eventuality will allow you to live your life in the now, rather than worry about the future.
Whatever you do, don’t leave it to fate – when it comes to your future decisions, the time to act is right now. The experts at N Legal have the ability to seamlessly arrange your lasting power of attorney quickly and without fuss, leaving you a plan in place for unforeseen eventualities, and letting you live your life in full without worry. If something does happen, however, you know you’ll be in the best hands – the hands of your loved ones.
Benefits of a Lasting Power of Attorney
The benefits of using N Legal to help with this often-difficult task are many. For your family and loved ones, the benefits will be that they know your wishes and will have the power to make decision that they know you would be happy with, giving them peace of mind at emotional and difficult times. Having a lasting power of attorney in place makes it much easier for them to assert their authority when it comes to fighting your corner when it comes to medical matters, and to fill in often complicated paperwork if, for example, funding was needed for further care.
The benefits for you are vast. You do not have to choose just one person to make the decisions for you, so you could spread the decision making between your children, your closest friends, or even your grandchildren. Whoever you’re closest to, and who knows your wishes when it comes to the future can be given lasting power of attorney over your affairs, making it much more likely that the money will be used wisely, and the medical decisions you wanted to make will be made if you were lacking in capacity (either mental or physical).