Thank you for your question. Please permit me to assist you with your concerns.A "consent of judgment" is a note or a document where you agree (for specific conditions) to agree to your liability and to not contest their judgment against you and your ex partner/ This is something you would need to read very carefully since legally you and your partner are both 'jointly and separately' liable for the debt. If the language in the states that you are not going to be personally responsible for half of the debt or that the other party agrees to not pursue you if you continue making payments, then it makes sense to sign. But if they are not giving you any assurances then signing such documentation may be risky. It is an assumption of debt and it does go on your credit unless they agree to waive the order. They CAN sue you, but generally a consent of judgment is a means of avoiding the court battle against you.Good luck.
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