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My husband died 6/08 of this year.he had an overpayment and was paying it back at 25 per month.now,they sent me a letter stating that I have to pay it back.so,i won't get any until july of 2018,at 1000 per month.that leaves me with 0.

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Lawyer's Assistant: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Pennsylvania.

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

I don't understand.

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You are not personally liable.
If his estate has assets the estate would assume it and even then can usually negotiate a better deal!
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Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding “yes” or “acceptable”
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then what can I do?
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Tell them you are not liable and if no assets in his estate they should close the file!
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