Robert McLister·General·July 31, 2007Co-Signer vs. Guarantor If you can’t qualify for a mortgage on your own, a co-signer or guarantor can often get the job done. Bankrate.com has a good article outlining the differences between the two. Basically, a co-signer is on the title and a guarantor isn’t. However, a guarantor must be more credit worthy because he/she “guarantees” the entire mortgage. Each has their role. Read more here. Thanks to CMN for the link. Like news like this?Join our CMT Updates list and get the latest news as it happens. Unsubscribe anytime. SUBSCRIBE! Thank you for subscribing. One more step: Please confirm your subscription via the email sent to you.