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Yes. If the original borrower defaults, and the cosigner is unable to take over the debt.

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Q: If someone cosigns on a vehicle loan does it affect that their credit?
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If your spouse co-signs for someone will it affect your credit too?

No, your credit rating is separate from your spouse. If he or she cosigns it will only effect his or her credit rating.

If someone cosigns a loan for you will it show up on their credit report?


If someone with good credit cosigns for someone with bad credit will the cosigner's score decrease much?

That is a variable, it could put you in a maxed out situation where you couldn't get a loan for yourself. You only have so much credit to use. Good Luck

Will it reflect on my credit if my father cosigns on a loan with me?

Yes, it will report equally.

Where can someone apply for a mortgage that has a bad credit history?

If one has a bad credit history, it is still possible to get a mortgage. If one cosigns for a loan with someone else, they have a better chance. One should also attempt to improve their credit. Wells Fargo, Quicken Loans, and many other places offer mortgages.

Is someone cosigns for you does it help your credit or theirs if payments are made on time?

It will be reported to the credit bureaus under both names, but will have a greater effect on the primary borrower's report. If payments are made on time, it will never indicate which party actually made the payment.

Your husband defaulted on his vehicle loan How will it affect your credit report?

if you co-signed on the loan then your credit will be impacted negativly just as his

Does a 17 year old's credit rating increase if he cosigns a credit card with a parent. Does it matter if he is primary or the cosigner?

From what I understand any credit activities on a minor's name is illegal. You must be 18 to establish credit.

Does a repo on a deceased spouse's vehicle affect the widow's credit?

no , unless she is a co - applicant

Can you refinance a vehicle not included in a bankruptcy but owned by a credit union that had another account discharged?

If the vehicle is owned by someone else (the credit union) then it is not yours to raise finance on.

What is a credit card affiliate and how will it affect someone applying for a credit card?

Credit card affiliates offer credit card customers exclusive deals and incentives for using a credit card. This does not affect an application as the enrollment in the program is voluntary.

How can someone purchase a vehicle asap with really bad credit no money down and no cosigner?

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