Can credit card companies garnish military retirement pay?

Answer No, a credit card company has no legal right to garnish military retirement pay in order to satisfy a credit card debt. However, this pay can be garnished to satisfy an obligation to pay child supp... Read More »

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Can credit card companies garnish wages?

Most states will allow credit card companies to garnish a certain percentage of a debtor's wages. The amounts allowed and procedures to receive a court order for garnishment vary greatly from state... Read More »

How much can a credit card company garnish in wages?

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, Title III protects employees from having more than 25 percent of their disposable weekly income garnished. To garnish wages, a credit card company must ha... Read More »

Can a major credit card company garnish an SSI check?

Major credit card companies cannot garnish a Supplemental Security Income (SSI) check. However, credit card companies can go to court, obtain a money judgment and use this to order a bank to freeze... Read More »

Can a credit card company garnish your wages for payment?

Yes, a credit card company can garnish your wages if you fail to pay the bill as agreed. However, they cannot arbitrarily do this. You must first be successfully sued in your local court and a judg... Read More »