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I have kind of a strange question that I could not easily find an answer to online. I asked on facebook and got some pretty good advice, but it was also recommended I ask on this board.

My husband died not to long ago and left one small credit card balance, and a not too much larger checking account. How do I legally access his checking account to pay his credit card off.I am not sure how one goes about become an executor to the estate. He left no other real assets.

- BAMartin | Date: 11/29/2015 11:03:40 AM | Number: 310437

First, sorry to learn about your loss.

Second, it the Estate in Probate? If it is, then you MUST go through the court to access the accounts.


Disclosure: This IS NOT legal Advice, that advise should come from your own attorney.
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