What happens to a persons credit card bills if he cant pay them because he has gone to prison?

6 Answers

  • 4 weeks ago

    Your already ruined credit will be much worse and the creditor could sue you and you'll still owe once you get out.

  • 1 month ago

    They go to collection etc. eventually wreck his/her credit.

  • Scott
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    They will be waiting for him when he gets paroled.

  • 1 month ago

    The go into default and he gets sued for them if they are large enough, and then owes them when he gets out.

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  • 1 month ago

    The debts will be sent to collection, and their credit history will be shot for a long while. 

    The creditors can apply to the court to freeze the clock on the debts (SOL, reporting history, etc.) until they are released.

  • Audrey
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    Depending on how long he's in for, they'll go to collections. They will treat them just as if he was not in prison.

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