Sharing financial responsibility with a partner can be a useful way of managing costs and raising money. For example, it’s convenient to set up a joint bank account when you move in with a partner, and when the time comes to buy, a shared mortgage is generally easier to secure than a sole mortgage.
But if there’s a breakdown in the relationship, debts can be become complex and difficult. Especially if one person goes back on their joint debt obligations. A large bill can cause stress and shock, but we’re here to help you through this.