It depends on the lender, as some require the auto loan cosigner to be present at the closing of the loan. Other lenders may allow the co-signer to fax the documents back to them. If faxed, it may require the services of a notary to verify, and notarize the signature of the co-signer. Being a co-signer is a serious commitment and should not be taken lightly. If the loan is defaulted on, the co-signer will be on the hook for the loan amount. Check with the lender regarding their requirements and make sure the co-signer completely understands their obligations.
Need a Car Loan?
We can help you get financing, no matter your credit situation.
It's FREE, fast and simple!Get Started
Latest in Auto Loans
Typical Interest Rates for Good and Bad Credit
Car Loan Rates - March 31, 2015
Manufacturer-Specific Auto Loans and Subprime Lending
Types of Auto Loans - February 11, 2015
How Car Loan Interest Works
Managing Your Auto Loan - December 4, 2014
What Subprime Means
Bad Credit Car Loan - October 29, 2014
What You Need to Qualify for an Auto Loan
Getting a Car Loan - October 29, 2014