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My late farther is owed backdated esa payments.
I spoke to the DWP today and they told me my late farther was due owed esa payments since I was his next of kin they say I’m the beneficiary. I am confused as to why this is? I have siblings (non of which bothered with him) why haven’t they contacted them? Also does this mean the stress of having to chase them down to give them money? All DWP would say is that I’m the beneficiary as I’m next of kin.
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