conservator

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  • a person that is chosen by a court to look after another person's interests. The role of a conservator is similar to that of a guardian, although a conservator has more authority and can make investments in the same way as a trustee.

    An interested person can petition the court to appoint a conservator to handle the affairs for a senior.

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