Debt after death: what do you need to do?

Sarah Coles
Senior woman having headache
Senior woman having headache

A recent survey has revealed that death is the subject we're least comfortable discussing - even more so than politics, adultery or money. However, after someone dies, if they haven't covered the basics, it can leave those they left behind with a financial nightmare.... especially if they have debts.

So what should you do if someone you love died in debt?