Yes, you are responsible for the debt of someone you marry. When you marry someone you give all you have, and they give all they have.
Your spouses wages cannot be garnished for a debt unless it is a joint debt. You are each responsible for your own debt regardless of whether it was incurred before or after marriage.
Under South Carolina law, debt that is incurred during a marriage is presumed to be marital debt. This would mean that both spouses are legally obligated for their share of the debt, regardless of the listed individual to the debt.
Both of the spouses are responsible for the debt. They both benefited from the debt, so they are held responsibility.
No. A spouse is not responsible for their spouse's debts that were incurred prior to marriage. The only debt that can be shared post-marriage that was incurred pre-marriage would be debt on an account that you became a joint account holder on after marriage.
No you are responsible for his debt prior to marriage. Keep in mind that each come to the marriage with their own personal credit history. You are only responsible for joint accounts. Credit obtained in both names.
Absolutely not ! Whether you're single, engaged or married YOU are responsible for your OWN debt ! Even after you get married - your spouse is NOT responsible for debt YOU owe !
The debts are considered to benefit both spouses. They will have a responsibility to resolve them.
The basic assumption is that yes, the spouse is jointly responsible. It is assumed that both spouses will benefit from the transactions.
The spouse is considered to benefit from the debt. Yes, the spouses share responsibility.
Whoever had the debt is responsible. Any carry over debts do not count in the marriage. What you both get into debt together is what counts.
no nobody is responsible
yes usually the spouse is
Your dead spouse's estate is responsible for the credit card debt. In practice, this may amount to "you are responsible for it."
You do not inherit your spouces debt if it was from before you were married.
He is. What he comes to the marriage with is his, including debt.
You are never legally responsible for any debt unless you specifically sign for that debt. If someone is trying to get you to pay a debt that you do not believe is yours, tell them to produce a copy of the document you signed.
They are typically going to be held responsible. The debt is used to buy goods and services. The spouse is considered to have benefited from these debts.
If you are a joint applicant, then yes, but if the card is not in your name, then no.
No and the key word here is premarital. Any thing before the marriage belongs to that person from items to debt. You can choose to help with the debt, but it belongs to her since she came into the marriage with it all ready.
YES, if you die, then the next of kin is responsible for your debt.
Being disabled has nothing to do with debt liability. If both spouses signed the contract, then both are liable. Also, there may be different debt liability in a community property state. You need to be more specific. State laws vary.