There are many death and probate related scams. I will focus on four.
- Inheritance Scams
- Renting Home of Deceased Scams
- Stealing from the Estate Prior to the Inventory
- Undue Influence
The number one way scammers operate is by telephone.
Renting Home of Deceased Scams
Debt settlement companies do not owe fiduciary duties to you the way lawyers do.
Stealing from the Estate Prior to the Inventory
Putting a freeze on your credit reports is the best way to avoid credit card fraud.
There are government resources to help you reclaim your identity.
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