Keeping your money safe

In this section you will find information on what you can do now to choose somebody you trust to make decisions on your behalf. These might be decisions about your property and affairs or your personal welfare.

Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)

A Lasting Power of Attorney is a legal document that you make using a special form.

It allows you to choose someone that you trust to make decisions on your behalf about things such as your property and affairs or personal welfare when you no longer wish to make those decisions or you may lack the mental capacity to make those decisions yourself.

Arranging for someone to make decisions about your finance or welfare  Information produced by AgeUK about what a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is, how you can put these arrangements in place. This also includes information about how to revoke an existing Enduring Power of Attorney.

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