Yabba-Dabba-Doo! Why make a Lasting Power of Attorney

Did you ever wonder what would have happened to Wilma and Pebbles if Fred had got hit on the head by a wayward dinosaur or a falling rock and lost capacity? A lot of people believe that as his spouse Wilma would automatically have control of finances or decisions- especially if a joint bank account for all their clams existed; or that Pebbles could take control if she were old enough. However, unfortunately, that is simple not true. Under the Mental Capacity Act 2005 it is stated very clearly that a spouse, child or other person can look after the
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