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Credit - Joint Account Holder

The divorce decree made my former spouse responsible for the debt, but he isn't paying. Given this, the bank says it's my responsibility as a joint account holder to pay the debt. Is this correct?

Yes, if the account was a joint account. Joint credit account holders remain liable on the account until the debt is satisfied or some other manner of release occurs.

When married joint account holders get divorced, the following factors apply:

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