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Definition: Co-Signer


Full Definition of Co-Signer

A second individual or party who also signs a promissory note or loan agreement, thereby taking responsibility for the debt in the event that the primary borrower cannot pay. A co-signer typically does not appear on the title or deed.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Co-Signer are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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