Did you know that Sharon Stone, the Award winning actress, had a stroke in 2001? She had a massive brain bleed which lasted for nine days. She estimated it took about seven years for her to overcome her health problems.
I recount this story because it illustrates that even young, fit and famous people are not immune to life-changing health problems or accidents. Things do happen out of the blue.
When something like this happens, it's usually family members that come to your aid. Whether it's managing your bank account, or making decisions about your treatment, you rely on loved ones to do the right thing.
I am always in favour of clients being legally prepared for whatever life throws at them. As it's a New Year and we all make an effort to get our lives in order I thought I'd highlight some key reasons why a Power of Attorney should be part of your legal protection.
SEVEN top reasons to get a Power of Attorney in 2020.
We are all busy people and I know that I often put things off when I shouldn't. But please take this as a gentle reminder that January is not just about diets, gyms or resolutions. It's also about getting ourselves organised.
I hope this article is a gentle reminder for you. If you wait until February that's ok I won't hold it against you!
Call me, Tim Butcher on 0118 9575337 to organise a Power of Attorney meeting or for more information.
Published on 13/01/2020