Are children responsible for parents debt after they Pass?
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If your children are not co-signers or joint owners, they are not responsible for your debts when you pass. Solely owned debts may pass through your estate, and your estate may be responsible to pay your debts.
The short answer is no. Your children are not responsible for your debts when you pass away. However, assets you own when you die, may be or in other words, your estate is responsible to pay legitimate creditors when you pass away. For more information visit: https://www.idahoprobate.services/
As long as they haven't cosigned they cannot be held responsible but any estate you leave remains responsible for the debt.
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