If you are single, only your Conservator would have that authority. … [Read more...]
What happens if my son needs his tuition paid while I’m disabled?
Again, if you haven’t planned, nobody can act for you until the court appoints a Guardian and/or Conservator for you. If bills, such as your son’s tuition, need to be paid in the interim, a friend or family member would have to use their savings or … [Read more...]
What happens if my investments need to be changed quickly due to market conditions or to reflect new circumstances and risk tolerance?
A court would have to appoint a Conservator. Nobody but the Conservator would be able to act for you. … [Read more...]
How will my bills get paid?
Your family or friends must go to your local court and have someone appointed your Conservator. Again, this judge probably does not know you and may not appoint the same person you would choose. In the appointment process, people must testify in open … [Read more...]
If I have no chance of recovery, will I be kept on life support?
Unless you have planned properly, you probably will be kept on life support. In most states, you will be kept on life support unless there is clear evidence you expressed wishes to the contrary; usually this requires something in writing. … [Read more...]