How does wage garnishment for child support work?

Answer Wage garnishment is a court order to withhold a portion of a debtor's paycheck to pay off a debt. Although there are many similarities, income withholding for child support orders works by differen... Read More »

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The Alabama Laws & Child Support Garnishment?

Child support is a family issue that is governed by state and federal laws. Each state has its own system for collecting and administering child support payments. In Alabama, the system used to col... Read More »

When a child is abandoned by a parent receiving child support how does that child get the child support?

The persons in custody of the child must file for legal guardianship and request the court modify the child support order. The person needs legal standing to receive child support.

Does alabama law allow wage garnishment?

Alabama law does allow debt collectors to garnish wages. A debt collector will need a court order to garnish your wages. Alabama only allows up to 25 percent of disposable income to be garnished.Re... Read More »

Does Virginia Allow Wage Garnishment for Credit Card Debt?

Wage garnishment occurs when a creditor attaches a portion of a debtor's wages and the debtor's employer diverts that portion to the creditor. A credit card company can obtain a judgment against a ... Read More »