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I found out my father had an insurance policy that been in

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Hello my name is***** found out my father had an insurance policy that been in the unclaimed department for over 25 yrs after his death, I applied for the money and I received half because the agent said my half brother children was entitled to the rest. He is deceased alone with my father. I am the only living child my father has. No one else has claimed the money. How can I receive the rest of it, It just sitting there. I am my father's only daughter and it is entitled to me. What do I have to do to receive the rest of my inheritance?
JA: Estate laws vary by state. What state are you in?
Customer: Did you receive my message yet?
JA: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?
Customer: My father's death certificate, and my birth certificate. The lady at the unclaimed department told me she would search for my brother's children which never acknowledged my father. I am his only daughter. No one has contacted the monies, It's just sitting there unclaimed,
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I was given 4,700 but there is still 4,700 left in the trust fund. The money has been sitting there. My dad has been deceased over 25 yrs.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Loren replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Loren replied 1 month ago.

I am sorry to hear of the dilemma.

Who was the named beneficiary on the policy? Are you in contact with the children? Do you know how to contact them?

Expert:  Loren replied 1 month ago.

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