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dollibug Feb 1, 2:44 p.m.
Anytime health insurance is updated....with any sort of changes....they the person should also update anything else which is important. It is hard for me to think that a man would get married, add his wife and children to his health coverage and not make other important updates.
k8ered Feb 1, 12:58 p.m.
Dollibug, it depends. He could have started that pension before he got married. If that were the case, he wouldn't have been compelled to change beneficiaries.
dollibug Feb 1, 10:54 a.m.
I thought there were *provisions* in place when a couple has been married....that a spouse MUST sign if they are not named as beneficiary. Perhaps this is only for 401's? It is a shame when something like this happens and the spouse must sue to get it. I have heard things like this when there are multiple marriages and one would think that a spouse would update things like this.
Published: 2008-01-11 14:37:00
Updated: 2010-06-21 13:53:03