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Insurance Question from Los Lunas, NM

Asked on 11/09/2011

I am the executor of my brother’s estate. He talked about his life ins and we can’t find anything in his papers. How do we search for a policy? My e-mail; hblack1676@sbcglobal.netDecedent; James Scott Howard17 Meadow Lake Rd., Los Lunas, NM 8703111-22-55-10-10-11 Electrician by trade Member IBEWJacquie Black, executor for James S Howard

Answer given on November 16, 2011

We are sorry for your lost.  What complicates matter is a possible lost life insurance policy.  Read our article How To Find A Missing Life Insurance Policy.  This may guide you and give you some tips on locating your brother’s policy.  Essentially, checking his former bank records may not be enough. Follow the advice in this article and we wish you luck. 


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