Do I have to pay for a storage unit that my estranged husband rented?
Question Details: My husband brought a storage unit for which only he has the key. He wants me to pay him half for it which I did not ask for or want. Do I have to include this in our separation agreement?
No, because your state (NC) is not a "community property" state (which can also be thought of as "community"--or joint--"debt"), you are not responsible for his debt that he incurred without your consent or agreement (e.g. one you did not also sign for). This is solely his debt.
You could agree to pay something for it in exchange for getting something else you want, but that is your choise; you'd have to agree to pay.
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