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Who is responsible for credit card bills after someone dies?

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When someone dies and leaves a debt for which there is no co-debtor, the decedent's assets may be used to pay the debts. In many states, a proceeding called a "probate" is the avenue whereby the assets of the decedent are collected and either liquidated to pay debts, or if the debts have been paid, distributed to heirs.

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