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Is there a logical or I should say legitament reason why a

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Is there a logical or I should say legitament reason why a credit check was run on my deceased mothers credit by tranunion about 6 months after her death
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Barrister replied 11 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney who will try my very best to help with your situation or get you to someone who can. There may be a slight delay in my responses as I research statutes or ordinances and type out an answer or reply, but rest assured, I am working on your question.

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Not that I can think of and it is much more likely that someone got her personal information and tried to open some type of credit account in her name to engage in fraudulent activity.

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They sometimes try this with recently deceased people thinking that the credit agencies haven't notified by the family that the person has passed.

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thanks

Barrister