Q: Is husband liable for a loan wife cosigned for her aunt?
My wife and I live in Maryland. She cosigned on a loan for her Aunt, who lives in Florida, to help her buy a house. Could I be in anyway ultimately responsible for it?
Maryland does not shift debt to a spouse, so if a husband never signs any loan documents he should not be personally responsible for the debt of his wife.
Whether or not any assets are at risk will depend how they are titled.
While not legal advice, I hope that this helps.
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