Know the difference and make sure your kids are cared for if you die
BEING asked to be a godparent to a family member or friend’s newborn baby is an honour. But sometimes godparents believe this makes them the child’s legal guardian too, and this isn’t the case at all.
Godparents have no legal or financial responsibility towards their godchildren if the parents die.
Here’s everything parents need to be aware of to ensure their minor kids are taken care of if they die.