If my boyfriend filed bankruptcy and is including the vehicle I signed with him, can they come after me for any deficiency balances?

He is letting the car go back. I did not file.

Asked on April 25, 2014 under Bankruptcy Law, California


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Answered 6 years ago | Contributor

If you signed on the loan for the vehicle that you have writtem about with your boyfriend and the car goes into default, the lender can sue you for any deficiency as to the vehicle since you have not filed for bankruptcy protection.

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