What is a joint checking account?
An account that has two or more owners.
Do I as a joint person on a checking account have the right to the check book One of the owners of this account has another person with power of attorney handling the account?
If your checking account is a joint account with your spouse and it has a negative balance and you file chapter seven what happens to your spouse?
She needs to get a checking account in her own name, which means that you both will need to put money into the joint account until it is at least a zero. If you stiff the bank, then it will not be possible for either of you to get a checking account anywhere until you pay the amount owed. As they say, "you don't want to go there."
Can you have a checking account in your name and require 2 signatures to with draw money with out putting that person joint on your account?
My husband had co-signed for a car for his daughter over 7 years ago before I even ment him and the car was reposesed for non payment. The loan company came after my husband and a judgment was filed against him. Although he did not have his own checking account, we have a joint account. (I put him on my account after we married). Unbenounced to me, they went into my checking account seized it…