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Its your choice. What amount would they get IF they garnished your wages? More or less? Do they have a judgment for the balance due? IF so, they gave you a choice.

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Q: Can a collection agency say you must pay hundreds of dollars a month or your wages will be garnished?
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The collection agency garnished my pay wage in order to pay my debt.

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Can collection agency garnish military compensation?

Yes, employees of the government can have their checks garnished. You should call and set up a payment arrangement to avoid this.

Can a collection agency collect money from someone who is unemployed?

Generally, a court will only allow unemployment compensation be garnished in the case of spousal or child support.

What is commercial collection agency?

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Can a collection agency take your social security in Washington?

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Collection agency laws?

if a collection agency has not bought out my debt from the original company can the collection agency look up my credit report?

When a collection agency buys your charge-off can they take you to court and garnish your wages?

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Can collection agency charge you their fee for collection?

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Do you have to pat a collection agency?

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When was Norwegian National Collection Agency created?

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