Am I Responsible for Bills With Joint Checking?

Answer When you open a joint checking account you take on a joint responsibility to manage that account. However, you do not become responsible for paying the co-owner's bills such as mortgage, car or cre... Read More »

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If parents have joint custody who is responsible for the child's medical bills?

Who is responsible for the medical bills if a 12-year-old breaks an arm while playing with another boy in the school hallway?

Answer This is America, land of the free, home of the brave and rugged individualism. The first place for responsibility is the boy himself. The next would be his parents. Buy your own medical ... Read More »

How do I set up a checking account to pay estate bills?

Court OrderObtain an order from the court granting you authority to set up a checking account for the estate. The order also needs to include a grant of permission allowing you to transfer funds fr... Read More »

How do I pay bills without a checking account?

Bill Paying MethodsIn lieu of a checking account, you can pay your bills with money orders available at banks, post offices and most of the large chain super markets. Use a regular or prepaid credi... Read More »