You can file without your spouse if the main reason for doing so is that you believe only you are liable on the debts, but you should be very careful about doing so and get solid legal advice first.
The last blog post listed some situations when you should consider filing a bankruptcy without your spouse. Today’s covers one of those situations.
The Benefits of Filing Alone
Any decision, including whether to file a bankruptcy case with or without your spouse, involves weighing costs and benefits.
The potential benefits of filing alone include:
1) not harming a spouse’s credit record …