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 »

How much of your wages can be garnished?

A wage garnishment is the process by which a creditor can demand that your employer withhold a portion of your earnings every pay period to satisfy a debt. Title III of the Consumer Credit Protecti... 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 »

How much of your wages can be legally garnished?

Legally, the amount of a wage garnishment to satisfy a private debt varies according to your income. This amount is determined in a court hearing. Types of private debt includes bank loans, credit... Read More »