My fiance had debit prior to being in a relationship with me. An I legally bound to his debit of we marry in PA
No. Only he is liable for his debts unless you guarantee the loan (Why would you?) or borrow more money using your own name. So the answer is no, you are safe to marry this guy (if you are otherwise crazy enough to get married in the first place).
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Mr. Rubin is correct about your fiance's debts should you marry him. Since PA is a common law state, you will not be responsible for debts incurred by your husband after you and he have married. The only exception is covered by the "doctrine of the necessaries". This doctrine makes one spouse responsible for reasonable and necessary living expenses incurred by the other spouse during the marriage. Generally, medical bills and utility bills are the most common debts that a spouse that did not sign for the debt can be held responsible under the doctrine of the necessaries.
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The simple answer is: No, you will not be legally responsible for your fiancé's pre-marital debts.
As the other attorneys have mentioned, no, you would not be responsible for his debts just because you married him. Though there are things you could do to become responsible for them, such as co-signing or guaranteeing any of his debt. If you are concerned with specific debts or specific assets you may want to speak with an attorney to discuss those specifics. Best of luck.
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(But since this website requires me to add more to my answer, I will mention that the word is "debt." Good luck!)
You are not responsible for his past debt unless you co-sign or guarantee the debt. That is strong not recommended. He is responsible for past debt in his name and you are responsible for past debt in yours.
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