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What effect does bankruptcy have on a codebtor?

What effect does bankruptcy have on a codebtor?

by Ren Poblete

A non-filing co-debtor remains liable to pay the debt. However, by filing a chapter 13 case a debtor can protect a non-filing co-debtor from legal action if the debt is a consumer debt.


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