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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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 »

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 »

Will Bills Freeze My Checking Account?

Paying bills on time is important for maintaining a good credit rating. Creditors refer unpaid accounts to collections, which lower a consumer's credit score and may affect his ability to obtain cr... Read More »