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What Happens to Your Credit Card Debt After You Die?

February 3, 2017

credit-cardsNothing quite rocks your world like the death of a loved one.

There’s so much to do, so many people to talk to, so many things to sign – and you have to do it all while dealing with the enormous, sometimes debilitating feelings of sadness and loss that come with the passing of someone to whom you were so close. This is a reality for countless Americans each day, and unfortunately, many of the tasks that need to be accomplished are unclear.

Take credit card debt, for example. When figuring out responsibility for a recently deceased credit card holder’s debts, many variables come into play, including where you live. It can get pretty complicated, and sometimes your best move is to get a lawyer involved.

Here are a few things you should know about credit card debt after death

From → Consumer

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