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What Happens To A Person's Credit Record And Score When He Or She Dies

Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 5:02 AM
Smart consumers know the value of good credit. But what happens to that credit record and score when someone dies?

Answer: The individual's credit accounts and files should be flagged with a so-called death indicator to protect against misuse of the information, including fraud and identity theft.

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Ken TuminKen Tumin5,471 posts since
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