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Joint Accounts

I currently have one joint account with my mother on a personal loan. How will this affect her if I file bankruptcy?
4/23/16: 568 (EQ), 605 (TU), 595 (EX)
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Re: Joint Accounts

The CCC will go after her for your balance.


The BK will discharge your liability, not hers.

Message Edited by txjohn on 04-19-2009 01:42 PM

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