Is A Guardian Necessary If There Are Powers of Attorney?
If you hold Powers of Attorney for Property and Health Care for your mother so that you can make health care and financial decisions for her, likely you will not ever need to be appointed as her legal guardian. However, there may be circumstances where it is necessary.
Managing Someone Else's Money
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau published a helpful resource guide.
Brochure on Guardianship
This brochure contains general information on the topic of guardianship. Click here to download the publication.