Debt And Marriage: When Do I Owe My Spouse’s Debts? Whether you and your spouse are responsible for paying each other’s debts will depend primarily on where you live. If your state follows common law property rules, spouses are only liable for their own debts, with a few exceptions. For instance, both spouses must pay… Continue reading Debt And Marriage: When Do I Owe My Spouse’s Debts?
Can I Pay My Ex Cash For Child Support? If you have a child and you don’t live with your child, chances are you will pay child support. If you get divorced and have kids or have a paternity case, in Utah you’ll surely pay child support. If you do pay child support, how should… Continue reading Can I Pay My Ex Cash For Child Support?
Can I Keep My Credit Cards If I File Bankruptcy? If you file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy and are hoping to hang onto one of your credit cards, you will likely be out of luck. Once your credit card company learns of your bankruptcy, it will almost certainly cancel your card. But all is not… Continue reading Can I Keep My Credit Cards If I File Bankruptcy?
Can I Bankrupt Car Title Loans? All loans come with risks if they’re not repaid on time. However, a car title loan carries an especially troubling consequence if you fail to meet your payment obligations: The lender can take your vehicle. Before you consider getting a title loan, consider the potential potholes you’ll hit if… Continue reading Can I Bankrupt Car Title Loans?
Can Things I Purchase For My Child Count Towards My Child Support? The temperatures are starting to drop and holiday cheer is starting to fill the air. As many people complete their Christmas shopping, some might be wondering, “can holiday gifts be counted towards child support?” Child support can be a complicated issue and it… Continue reading Can Things I Purchase For My Child Count Towards My Child Support?
Bankruptcy V.S. Doing Nothing If you’re struggling with debt, filing for bankruptcy can be a good way to get your finances back on track. But not everyone needs to start a bankruptcy case right away. Whether you should file for bankruptcy or do nothing will depend on whether you’re vulnerable to creditors. In some cases,… Continue reading Bankruptcy V.S. Doing Nothing