Are You Responsible For Your Loved One’s Unpaid Debt?Comments Off on Are You Responsible For Your Loved One’s Unpaid Debt?
It’s never easy when someone dies. Grief is a powerful, and sometimes debilitating, experience that often leaves next of kin vulnerable. Unfortunately, there is a group that sometimes tries to take advantage of family members in mourning. No, they’re not scammers or confidence men. They’re debt collectors who try to persuade family members to accept responsibility for credit card balances, personal loans, and other debts incurred by the deceased even though family members have no legal obligation to pay.