At some point in your life, you may be faced with the deteriorating mental capacity of a parent or other loved one. You could also face your own declining mental abilities at some point as a result of an Alzheimer’s diagnosis. In either case, there may come a point at which guardianship needs to be considered. You may already be somewhat familiar with the terms “guardianship” and … [Read more...] about Conservatorship vs. Guardianship
It’s an uncomfortable thing when programs and processes designed to protect an individual’s interests are used by some to harm those people instead. One clear example of this involves the guardianship process in Florida – a court-managed process designed to ensure that individuals who cannot protect their own interests have a suitable and trustworthy guardian appointed to act on their behalf. In a … [Read more...] about Pilot Program in Florida Targets Guardianship Fraud
The disappearance of a family member or loved one is an emotional nightmare that no one wants to live through. Whether the person in question is presumed dead in a war zone, was suffering from dementia at the time of the disappearance, or simply vanished without any explanation, the not knowing can be excruciating. At the same time, however, there are legal issues that often need to be addressed … [Read more...] about What Is a Conservatorship in the State of Florida?
One of the most important, if not the most important, ideas you should take away from our discussions on guardians in Florida is that nothing you desire, say, or choose will have any effect on your ability to control guardianship situations unless you act. While you, as a capable adult, can make choices that will control what happens in the future, none of those choices mean anything until you … [Read more...] about Free Report: Florida Guardians – Part2
Florida Guardians: Common Questions and Answers from Robert Kulas In general, guardians can make decisions that affect the ward’s day-to-day life, decisions about the ward’s finances or property interests, or make both kinds of decisions. Learn more about Florida guardians in this presentation … [Read more...] about Florida Guardians: Common Questions and Answers