Will I incur his debts because he filed for bankrupty? 3 Answers as of August 27, 2010

My husband and I are separated but are not divorced. He filed for bankruptcy about 9 months ago. Will I be responsible for our debts after he files for bankruptcy? If so, then I will have to seriously consider bankruptcy myself.

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The Doan Law Firm
The Doan Law Firm | Shawn Doan
Only if either 1) you co-signed on the account, or 2) benefited from the debt in a community property state. Our bankruptcy attorneys are standing by to address all your bankruptcy and debt related questions.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 8/25/2010
Diefer Law Group, P.C.
Diefer Law Group, P.C. | Abel Fernandez
Yes, the creditors will come after you for the debt if both of you signed on the debt.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 8/24/2010
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