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A garnishee can be placed on any income Except That the garnishee can not lower the persons income below a certain point.
The myth of you can't garnishee pensions comes from the fact that many retirees are below that level already.


 Head of Household wages, Pension, Life Insurance, Annuity (some) IRA, Disability are protected from most attachments...
Except from things like taxes & child support.    The original question is too vague to know why the posted asked about garnishment. See section 222.11 of the Florida statutes.
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