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Is a house which is jointly owned by a girlfriend and a boyfriend at risk if the girlfriend doesn't pay her credit card debt?

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It could be. The wording of the title and state laws would decide if a forced sale could be implemented. More than likely the house is considered owned by Tenants In Common. The homestead exemption would also be a factor. The creditors could definitely place a lien against the girlfriend's share of the property.
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