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When two people marry, do their individual debts acquired before

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When two people marry, do their individual debts acquired before marriage stay individual obligations? Or does it become shared marital debt?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  RayAnswers replied 7 years ago.
Thanks for your question.These shoudl be designated in a divorce as separate non marital debts here. As long as you keep them separate and say don't start adding to them after marriage and commingle here you will be fine.They are not marital debts.
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