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Household registration and financial responsibility

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Household registration and financial responsibility

Postby archylgp » 06 Mar 2010, 10:37

Hello everyone,

If I am added to the “household registration record” (戶口)of my fiancee's family, can I be held responsible for her family's debts?

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Did some research, and the answer is no.
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Re: Household registration and financial responsibility

Postby zebigbos22 » 08 Mar 2010, 17:26

and the information you got comes from where?

can you give us the source?
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Re: Household registration and financial responsibility

Postby archylgp » 18 Mar 2010, 19:22

zebigbos22 wrote:and the information you got comes from where?

can you give us the source?


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Re: Household registration and financial responsibility

Postby springonion » 24 Mar 2010, 00:38

archylgp wrote:Hello everyone,

If I am added to the “household registration record” (戶口)of my fiancee's family, can I be held responsible for her family's debts?

Edit
Did some research, and the answer is no.


I don't think so either....AFAIK, you will only be held responsible if you act as their guarantor and if you're not a citizen here, you cannot act as a guarantor. Just my :2cents:
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Re: Household registration and financial responsibility

Postby Rotalsnart » 27 Mar 2010, 16:51

[...] if you're not a citizen here, you cannot act as a guarantor. Just my :2cents:


This is incorrect. A non-citizen can act as a guarantor. (Whether a prospective creditor will accept them as a guarantor is another matter.)
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Re: Household registration and financial responsibility

Postby Satellite TV » 27 Mar 2010, 21:08

archylgp wrote:Hello everyone, If I am added to the “household registration record” (戶口)of my fiancee's family, can I be held responsible for her family's debts? Edit Did some research, and the answer is no.


You can only be added if you are an ROC National. You can only have your name added as a spouse to your wifes section if you are legally married.

Adding your name does not make you liable for your spouses family debts.
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