Do both spouses have to file bankruptcy together?

Do both spouses have to file bankruptcy together?

 

No, both spouses do not need to file bankruptcy together.

However, if both spouses are on a debt, and only one spouse files for bankruptcy, the creditors can still look to the non-filing spouse to collect on the debt.

 

 

 

This information has been prepared for general knowledge purposes and is not intended to serve as legal advice.