I am getting calls from debt collectors about my ex wives medical bills. We have been divorced for about a year, she ran the bills up during the time we were getting divorced.
Is this possible? That i could be held liable for bills that were not mine?
Many states have a law requiring a spouse to these medical bills. I don't know NE law in particular, but it's pretty common. You may have to go back to divorce court to get this addressed, but at least the bills that came after the divorce won't be your responsibility any longer.
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