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Asked on: 6/28/13, 10:50 am

what happens when ex-spouse refuses ex-spouses death benefits, pension etc. can other family member, such as caregiver receive benefit

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Answered on: 6/28/13, 11:08 am by Terry A. Nelson

Sure if they can prove they were the nominated beneficiary spouse' or otherwise legally entitled to it through a trust, will or by intestate succession. I'm not sure how you think you'd prove any of those. You could go hire a 'wills and trust' attorney to review the case and offer an opinion.


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