Divorce is the process of formally ending a marriage. Divorces may be jointly agreed upon, resolved by negotiation, or decided in court.
Responsibility for debts acquired during marriage may fall upon both parties after divorce, even if only one spouse incurred the debt.
by attorney David Slepkow
Does Rhode Island have a statute direcly pertianing to Marital Debt? Rhode Island has no specific statute related directly to assigning Marital Debt... more
by attorney Marie White