Tag Archive: property settlement

Metro-Detroit Divorce Lawyer: Am I Still Liable For The Mortgage After Divorce?


     In many divorces in Michigan, there is the issue of real estate. Many times, the couple will purchase a house and get a mortgage in both their names. This leaves a very sticky issue when that couple divorces: Who is responsible for the mortgage a divorce?      Generally, whomever gets the house…

Metro-Detroit Divorce Lawyer:Can My Ex-Spouse Discharge the Credit Card Debt He/She Owes Me from the Divorce?

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This is the second part to my last article I wrote on whether spousal support can be discharged in bankruptcy. If you missed that article, you can read it here. Credit card debt works differently than a Domestic Support Obligation and there are different rules for this type of treatment.      When you enter…