Q: We live in Pa. My ex husband passed away. He had me named as his beneficiary on his life insurance policy.
he never changed the beneficiary. Am I still the beneficiary?
A: This is actually not a simple question. You should take this information together with a copy of your divorce decree to an experienced probate attorney in your area. The life insurance company might very well pay the policy proceeds to you, but depending on how the divorce decree is worded, your husband's heirs might sue you for the proceeds.
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