There's no point in boiling water for a fish, in fact it removes the oxygen from the water. Always use water conditioner in your water to keep it safe for the fish. It is possible your fish maybe sick beforehand and died. With a gallon tank you need one 50% change and one 100% change every week..
And welcome to the forum btw, hopefully we can help you make your next betta experience more enriching. :)
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Azure, Sterling, you will be with me forever. Peaches, my crazy girl, I'll miss you the most.
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