Wage garnishment occurs when a creditor files a lawsuit against you and obtains a judgment in your favor to garnish your wages. When this occurs, your employer must withhold a certain portion of your wages and give it to your creditor until the debt is settled or the garnishment is stopped.
Fortunately, there are ways to stop garnishment of your wages, such as filing for bankruptcy. If you receive notice that you have been issued a wage garnishment, act now and call us today at (954) 922-2283 for a free case evaluation!
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Are you facing a wage garnishment and wondering if there is any action you can take to stop it? While each situation is unique, filing bankruptcy, chapter 7 or chapter 13, in most cases allows wage garnishments to be stopped.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Wage Garnishment is when a court requires your employer to withhold a portion of your wages and send it directly to your creditor in order to settle an unpaid debt.
Among other things, your wages may be garnished if you have overdue debts for child or spousal support, taxes or student loans.
Yes. In most cases, filing for bankruptcy will stop wage garnishment and debt collection actions by creditors.
No, it is not necessary. However, it is highly recommended that you hire an attorney who can help you handle this financial situation in the best possible way and in the shortest possible time.
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