I Signed a Personal Guarantee. What Could This Mean for Me?
E.J. Simonsen | Jun 7, 2022
If your business is taking on debt and you sign a personal guarantee, it absolutely can affect you. You can be behind on your debt and never pay your debt, try to make payment arrangements on your debt, etc.
Personal Guarantee — The Definition
At the end of the day, what does a personal guarantee mean? It means that you personally promise that you're going to resolve this debt. In other words, you're on the hook for the debt for your business.
Falling Behind on Debt Payments? Talk to an Attorney to Learn Your Options
If you find yourself in a situation where your business no longer can make the payments, you don't know how you're going to get out of that situation, and you're worried that that personal guarantee may result in your credit being damaged, personal assets seized, wages garnished, or other concerns, you should seek advice from a local attorney.
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