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Q: I'm filling bankruptcy and my boyfriend is a co-signer on a loan. Is there a way he can be made to help pay for bankrupt

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Karra Kingston
Karra Kingston
Answered
  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Staten Island

A: Just because he’s a co-signer on a loan doesn’t mean that he will be forced to pay for your bankruptcy. He will still be liable for the debt because he is the co-signer.

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Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer
Answered
  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Brooklyn, NY

A: No your boyfriend cannot legally be compelled to do so. Try to ask him.

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Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
Answered
  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY

A: No.

Bruce Alexander Minnick agrees with this answer

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