Challenged Co-Signed Debt

Wasson and ThornhillBankruptcy Advice

If you have a co-signed debt, your discharge of that debt may be challenged by either the cosigner or the underlying creditor.   Last week we discussed obligations on co-signed debts, both to the joint creditor and to your co-signer. In that discussion we assumed that both those obligations could be discharged (written off) in bankruptcy. But what if the … Read More

The Power of the Co-Debtor Stay

Wasson and ThornhillChapter 13

If protecting your co-debtor from having to pay your debt is a high priority, Chapter 13 has a remarkable tool for doing that.