What to do first if you're acting for someone under a lasting power of attorney for financial decisions.
If someone chooses you to make decisions for them in case they lose mental capacity, find out more about your duties and how you can prepare.
These leaflets include practical advice such as:
- understanding how the person prefers to spend and save
- helping them to make decisions
- involving friends and family
- dealing with banks and other companies
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