You are using an older browser version. Please use a supported version for the best MSN experience.

6 things to know about refinancing a mortgage after a divorce

Bankrate Logo By Marcie Geffner of Bankrate | Slide 1 of 7: Getting divorced is often financially messy. One important step toward tidying up might be refinancing your mortgage so you can take full responsibility for the debt and remove your former spouse from the obligation.But before you start shopping for a new home loan, here are some things you need to know about refinancing and divorce.

End marriage, start a new mortgage?

Getting divorced is often financially messy. One important step toward tidying up might be refinancing your mortgage so you can take full responsibility for the debt and remove your former spouse from the obligation.

But before you start shopping for a new home loan, here are some things you need to know about refinancing and divorce.

© Seb Oliver/Getty Images
image beaconimage beaconimage beacon