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Tue June 7, 2011
NPR Story

McArdle Warns, 'Never, Ever Cosign A Loan"

Deciding whether to co-sign on a loan is a complicated mix of emotion, personal relations and money. Megan McArdle, business and economics editor for The Atlantic, insists it's an easy decision: With the high default rate on loans that require a co-signer, she says, do not ever co-sign on a loan.