Will I be responsible for the debt of my spouse if we divorce? 1 Answers as of March 30, 2011

I live in Suffolk Virginia and been married for 20 years. Am I responsible for my spouse's credit card debts in the event of a divorce?

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No, unless you personally incurred part of this debt, but any property settlement agreement incorporated into your final decree of divorce should make abundantly clear that these particular debts are his and his alone for which you share no responsibility.
Answer Applies to: Virginia
Replied: 3/30/2011
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