This letter informs a creditor that you and your spouse are divorcing and that you will no longer be responsible for an account that was previously a joint account.
1234, Main Street
Boston, MA 02123
06 April, 2005
<Recipient Address Goes Here>
Re: <loan or account> <account number>.
Please be advised that <name of your former spouse> and I <have divorced/are in the process of divorcing>. Accordingly, and pursuant to the settlement agreement entered into between us and made a part of the divorce decree, the above-referenced account has become <name of your former spouse>'s sole responsibility. All future inquiries or notices pertaining to the account should be sent to <his/her> attention. I would appreciate it if you would update your files to remove my name from this account.
encl: <List of enclosed items goes here>