Can my wages be garnished for my husband's debt?

Answer On One Hand: Creditors Can Go After You.Marriage is a partnership, and each of you is liable for any debts incurred during the marriage, according to BCS Alliance, a credit and debt solutions websi... Read More »

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Can my wages be garnished in tennessee for a credit debt that i haven't paid?

If a court in Tennessee issues a judgment in favor of the credit issuer to which the unpaid debt is owed, up to 25 percent of your wages can be garnished to settle the debt. Additionally, an intere... Read More »

Criteria for Garnished Wages?

When wages are garnished, it means a lender, a creditor or tax collector has sought repayment by requiring a person's employer to divert some of his earnings toward a debt. State and federal laws g... Read More »

Can unemployment wages be garnished?

Federal law prohibits creditors from garnishing unemployment wages, with the exception of two cases. The only time unemployment wages can be garnished is if the judgment is for child or spousal sup... Read More »

Can Wages Be Garnished for Civil Judgments?

When a debtor owes a creditor money, the creditor often obtains a civil judgment against the debtor for the money owed. Once the creditor has a judgment against the debtor, the creditor must still ... Read More »