And what might that be?
Simple. If the punter they lend money to doesn't front up then they are coming after you. Make no bones about it.
So we'll tell you all the bad things about that guarantee, and then you'll probably sign it anyway. Because if you don't - no money.
Most of the time things are vaguely in your control, at least. Your company wants some money to buy a property or a business, so you have to guarantee the loan or the bank won't give you the money. Thats the reality.
But we'll tell you a whole lot of things that you really need to listen to, even if you are going to sign it anyway.