Q: Am I responsible for my husband's medical bills?
My husband did not have insurance and spent the night in the hospital. Now they are trying to garnish my wages.
A: The rules for determining which spouse is responsible for what debts incurred during the marriage vary between states and largely depend on the type of debt incurred. CO is a separate property state (not a community property state) which means that you are not legally responsible for your husband's debts unless you signed for them.
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