Only if your were a co-applicant. If not, your wife's estate is responsible for paying the debt. If she has no estate, send the credit card company a copy of the death certificate and let them know that there will be no estate set up.
If the card was not used after the death of the account holder, the AU is not legally responsible for repayment of the debt or any portion thereof.
The estate of the deceased.
Only if the couple resided in a community property state at the time of death.
The estate of the credit card holder. If the surviving spouse was an approved user, or co-signee they would also be responsible.
AnswerNo, you need to send a copy of the death certificate to the credit card company. You are not responsible for your father's debt.
Your mother's estate is responsible for her credit card debt.
The borrower, i.e., the person who signed the note, is responsible for payment. If the borrower has died their estate is responsible. If there is no estate the creditor is out of luck. If there was a co-signer then they will be held responsible for paying the debt.
The survivor or survivors are not responsble for paying it off.
It depends on the fine print. If the credit card company determines that you received benefit from the use of the card, you can be held responsible for the charges. If the estate of the deceased has resources the card should have been paid off and terminated upon the death of the holder. Any use use of the card after the death of the cardholder most likely constitutes fraud, especially if the subsequent user did not pay for the card balance. But you'll need to read the terms of the use agreement to verify that.
Actually, the answer is the credit card holder is responsible for the debt if single, otherwise the spouse may be responsible for a partners debts. If it was made while they were married, otherwise, the bank can't collect the debt.
Generally a person's estate is responsible for the decedent's debts. If there is no estate the creditors are out of luck. They should be notified of the death.
I think that would be paid out of the estate and not by the child.
The estate is responsible for the credit card debts of the deceased. That means before the estate can be settled, all debts have to be cleared. If there is not enough in the estate to cover them, they may not get paid.
I live in California, and my grandmother passed away and I contacted the credit card companies, told them she died, sent a death certificate, and they took care of the debt.
The estate of the deceased is responsible in Indiana. The executor is responsible for listing all assets and debts. The debts are paid and anything left is distributed.
The estate of the deceased is responsible in Michigan. The executor is responsible for listing all assets and debts. The debts are paid and anything left is distributed.
The estate has the responsibility to settle all debts including credit cards. Once that is done, the remainder can be distributed.
Yes, if you share assets then the credit companies will consider you responsible and come after you for the unpaid debt. You may consult a credit councelor, they may have a loophole that the general public doesn't know about.
The estate is responsible for the debts of the decedent. Send a copy of the death certificate in with the bill to notify the creditor of the death.
if you are an authorized user on the card then you are responsible for the card too. so yes they can
His estate...which is actually him continued after death for business purposes. I have received a tax levy in my deceased husband old business account from 2004 Am I responsible
The estate of the deceased is responsible in Washington. The executor is responsible for listing all assets and debts. The debts are paid and anything left is distributed.
No. A power of attorney expires upon the death of the principal. The decedent's estate is responsible for paying the debts. A qualified person must petition the probate court to be appointed the estate representative. Once they have been appointed, they will have the power to pay debts.
Who is responsible for parents death for credit cards medical bills etc.