Should I send a copy of my DPOA to a collection agency?
Question Details: My 87 year old mother moved into a nursing home with dementia and her entire income, a social security check, goes to paying for the home. I have DPOA and sent copies to credit companies explaining the situation. Now I am getting calls from a debt collector who seems very anxious to get a copy of the DPOA. I exlained to them on the phone that I have this authority. Should I send them a copy of the DPOA or just send a letter stating the circumstances and sign as the DPOA?
Just send a letter explaining things. You don't want to be giving out legal documents to anyone, let alone a bill collector.
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