1555 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd Suite 1410

West Palm Beach, FL 33401

24/7 Customer Support

What Is a Guardianship? Definition, Uses and Importance.

Jump To Section

Copy the following HTML iframe code to your website:

Share This

The person charged with the responsibility to make decisions about a minor’s personal care or financial affairs until they come of age.

An adult who looks after a child but is not the child’s parent is referred to as a Guardian, and is appointed by a court to manage the child or the child’s property. Both the person’s and the estate’s guardianships can be granted in the event of a person’s incapacity.

In most cases, a court will appoint a guardian for a person to give the adult living with the child legal authority to make decisions on their behalf. The guardian is responsible for providing the child with food, clothes, shelter, education, and all of the child’s medical and dental needs. The guardian must also ensure the child’s safety, protection, and growth in both physical and emotional terms

« Back to Glossary Index
Search for more common probate terms
Search

Get Your Inheritance Money Now!

Our Inheritance Cash Advances help heirs receive a portion of their inheritance payout in just a few days. We then wait and are paid directly out of your share when the estate finally closes. We wait for probate so that you don’t have to. Click below and fill out our short form to receive an advance immediately.

Probate Costs
Play Video

If you are an Heir or Executor to an Estate, You Don’t Have To Wait For Probate!

Inheritance advanced Logo
comodoCreated with Sketch.
employee_ownedCreated with Sketch.
bbbCreated with Sketch.
customer_satisfactionCreated with Sketch.

Inheritance Advanced is an inheritance funding company, not a lender. We offer Inheritance Cash Advances which are a new and innovative option for heirs to receive the immediate cash they need during challenging times. This program allows an heir the benefit of receiving immediate money, in exchange for their future inheritance.

Inheritance advances are a way for heirs to receive immediate funds without providing credit or employment verification and they don’t require collateral. You also will not be responsible for high monthly interest payments like probate loans or inheritance loans.