Can child support garnish financial aid?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

Yes and no. Pell Grants and Student Loans are exempt from garnishment by federal law. This money will go directly to your college and pay for books and such. School must be paid for first. However, a bona fide loop hole does exist: If you recive a left over rebate from your college and deposit those funds into a bank account, it's fair game. This is why you burn all left over money from your school up or ask your school to give you a check instead of a bank transfer. Just sign that check over to someone else. Because if you're scared that your pell grant or student loan is going to be intercepted, it's obvious you have a garnishment order if effect on your bank accounts, paycheck, income tax check and ect, lol. Do the right thing you guys, and make a payment plan with the state to stop most enforcement efforts.
4 people found this useful

Can child support garnish a corporation?

If it is proven that a person is hiding their money in a corporateaccount in order to avoid paying child support, the funds may befrozen. A court order would be necessary.

Can monies received for financial aid be garnished?

In the USA, if your Federal Student Loans are in default, then your original lender was paid 97% of your loan value by a Federal Guarantee Agency. Guarantee Agencies are basic

Can collection agencies garnish financial aid?

I would think not, that money is to be used for educational expenses only! That money is backed by the federal gov't to be used for your education! If they did that I'm sure y