Yes, employees of the government can have their checks garnished. You should call and set up a payment arrangement to avoid this.
What may happen is the court will give the "Creditor" the ruling to Garnish Wages. Its a good idea to WRITE a letter to the creditor or Collection agency and see if you can reduce what you owe. You can negotiate a lower payment. Make sure you can afford that payment. What may happen is the court will give the "Creditor" the ruling to Garnish Wages. Its a good idea to WRITE a letter to the creditor or Collection agency and see if you can reduce what you owe. You can negotiate a lower payment. Make sure you can afford that payment.
There is no "minimum payment" really. Any payment you send will be applied to your balance, however, most collection agencies will only agree to a payment arrangement if it meets their schedule to be paid within a certain time frame. If you are paying less collection activity would continue on your account.
unpaid collection on medical bills can possibly be reported on bureau, but payment history is not reported.
This will depend on the creditor. You can try calling them and asking if they are willing to set up a payment arrangement with you.
Yes, you can be sued over an outstanding debt. If you fear that you will be sued, you should call and set up a payment arrangement to cover the bill.
Can my salary be garnished if I have not missed a child support payment
It is up to the debt collector. Some will, some won't.
Depending from state to state, most collection agencies cannot garnish your check unless you have signed for them to do so or they have a court order to do so. If you have signed I believe you can still rescind that agreement if you are current on payments. You can consult an attorney free of charge over the phone if necessary, find one in your area.
If the bill was late enough to be sent to a collection agency, the collection of that bill has been turned over to that collection agency as well.
He needs to make arrangements to pay them off. If he can't pay them off in a lump payment, he needs to inquire as to whether the company will make payment arrangements with him. If so, advise him to get it in writing and then follow the agreement exactly as it was made. This "payment arrangement" of a collection actually will help him on the road to rebuilding his credit rating.
Unless you file with Social Security for disability for you ailments, you will unfortunately will be on the hook with the doctor who is trying to garnish your wages. Unless you are not working, you will be garnished. I know as it happened to my dad and the advice he was given was to seek SSD or else you will have to pay. Maybe you can work out a payment arrangement with this doctor to get him off your wages, it doesn't hurt to ask.
Yes, if you already have a payment arrangement with the IRS but have a refund due, they will take the refund. If you have a balance due, they will apply your tax refund to this balance.
Typically you cannot garnish unemployment, unless it is for spousal or child support.
No. That would violate Federal Law.
No...not looking up the law for you. They cannot.
Sure would like to know myself ... just got a call from a collection agency telling me that i owe 95.00 from June of 1999... no info about patient...only a date. not even a doctors name. They are rude and relentless ... what do i do ???? help me !! Jane
Collection is an attempt to get money or property from someone who owes money but has not payed. A hospital might have a collection agency call to attempt to get payment for past medical bills, while a loan company might use a repo company to get back a car that was never paid for.
How to put a lien on a small business for non payment, debt collection? How much does it cost? Thank you
If the debt was sold to a collection agency and the original creditor accepted payment AFTER the debt was sold, the money does not belong to them. If, however, you paid the debt and it was mistakingly sol after that payment, the collection agency can't try to collect. If you have proof of payment, forward it to the collection agency and deman in writing that they cease trying to collect this debt.
A car has been impounded , can the car be return to owner if a payment arrangement is made with parking authorities.