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I have been overpaid by my local council for my deceased wife

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I have been overpaid by my local council for my deceased wife pension for seven years to the tune of 19k they wrote to me a week ago admitting their mistake and an appology but looking to retrieve the overpayment I have zero savings and no spare income to repay this amount. I thought it was a widows pension and recently re mortgaged my home t consolidate debt taking this pension into account so financially crippled now the payment has stopped how do I stand
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 2 years ago.
Hi.
Thank you for your question. My name is ***** ***** I will try to help with this.
Whats the sum of the overpayment please?