We are looking for people aged 20-70 to take part in a group discussion in London for 90 minutes about understanding how people organise Power of Attorney, Court of Protection or 3rd Party Mandates with a financial provider.
Power of attorney – Allows a 3rd party to make financial decisions, etc, on their behalf.
3rd Party Mandate – A formal instruction to the bank by another owner to provide access to their account by another person.
Court of Protection – Specialist court for all issues relating to people who lack capacity to make specific decisions about finances and property, etc…The court appoints deputies to make decisions in the best interests of the individual.
Wednesday 24th June 2015
4.30pm or 6.30pm (depending on answers)
Please answer the questions below.
Occupation of the chief wage earner in the household:
Who do you live with in your household?
If you have children, please tell us their ages.
Who is the financial provider with whom you hold Power of Attorney, Court of Protection or Third Party Access or arranging it with?
Which of the following statements do you agree with?
Court of Protection – I am in the process of organising this currently
Court of Protection – I have taken this in the last 12 months
Power of Attorney - I am in the process of organising this currently
Power of Attorney – I have taken this out in the last 12 months
Third Party Mandate – I am in the process of organising this currently
Third Party Mandate – I have taken this out in the last 12 months
Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested.
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