Legal Question in Bankruptcy in Florida

If I file bankruptcy how does this affect the co-signer on a car loan?

Asked on 5/08/13, 1:20 pm

2 Answers from Attorneys

R. Jason de Groot R. Jason de Groot, P.A.

The co-signer is still liable, and the bank can only go after them, not you.

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Answered on 5/08/13, 1:31 pm
Sanford M. Martin Sanford M. Martin, P.A.

Until the car loan is paid, the co-signer will be liable for the debt. If your debt is

discharged in Chap 7, it does not discharge the debt of your co-signer who will be

liable for the entire remaining unpaid loan.

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Answered on 5/08/13, 1:31 pm


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