If I was married 5 yeas ago but started living separately 3 years later and my wife incurred any bills after that time, am I responsible for them?

Especially medical bills.

Asked on August 22, 2015 under Family Law, Texas


S.L,. Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

You are not liable for your wife's bills which were incurred after separation with no intent to reunite.  Therefore, you are not liable for her bills incurred during the past three years.  You would only be liable for the bills she incurred during your two years of marriage.

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