Thank you, P.
In community property
states, debts incurred during marriage may be passed on to the spouse. However, neither Oregon or SC are community property states. The community property states are Arizona, California, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington, and Wisconsin. So this does not apply.
In the rest of the states- SC and Oregon included - the spouses are not
liable for the other's debt. So you are not.
The only caveat
is debt of "necessity" such as rent, medical costs, utilities, etc. There is nothing that may be done to "limit" one's self from that debt unless you actively file for separation or divorce and any debt after that action would not be able to be attached to you.
1) Debt generally does not attach, unless
2) It is debt of 'necessity,' which then it does, unless
3) One files for divorce or separation, in which case any debt (including debt for necessity) does not attach after that action is filed.
I hope this helps and clarifies. Good luck.
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