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What true? Can I be a POA for my uncle concerning his life insurance policy. He took out on his brother. Someone said he can represent or attorney can represent him.Since I'm not attorney I can't do a POA. Do you have anything in writing that says I can represent him. Insurance didn't pay him
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Has your uncle signed a POA appointing you as his attorney in fact?

What is it you want to do?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
no not yet. can i legally represent him with a POA
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Represent him where? What is it you want to do, specifically?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
My uncle took out a life insurance policy on his brother. Insurance stop taking payment out of his account in January 2011
said insufficient funds. Say they sent him a letter. I have his bank statement for 2012. They were taking money out direct deposit.Insurance company say they will research it and send my uncle a letter. The policy was taken out 2009 say the cancel it in 2011,
maybe tomorrow my uncle with get his 2011 bank statement. The stop taking money out in March 2012. I have to get all his bank statement.

Has the insurance company said that they will work with you if you provide a signed POA?

Why can your uncle not deal directly with the insurance co?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
We haven't ask insurance company about a POA. It's not really necessary. It would be easier. My uncle not a good reader.
not really educated. Some people say only a licensed attorney can represent my uncle. Or he can represent himself.
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
My uncle also had over draft protection.

A POA allows you to act on behalf of another person and enter into certain agreements in their name, pursuant to the terms of the POA.

You can not appear for them in court, but otherwise, you can act on their behalf.

Some insurance companies are picky and insist that you use their POA forms.

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Thank you. I wonder why the other attorney said that. I could not. What if I had an money agreement. A long time ago
I use to get people get their money from unclaimed property. I sent the state a POA and a payment agreement. paper document. The POA was notarized. Their Checks came directly to me. With their name on it. How did that end up happening?
a attorney did draft it up. How do I get my uncle check to come to my address. I'm dealing with family. I would like to treat the. Like my unclaimed property business

If he signs a POA acceptable to the insurance company then you can direct the check be sent anywhere you want.

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
last question please. What does the POA need to say. To have the heck directed to me

I would recommend asking the insurance company has a POA form your uncle can sign to allow you to deal with them on his behalf.

Otherwise, you can use the form at the following link:

ALABAMA POA

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