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No not at all, go to the Feds web site for your rights. and click on consumer and read all the credit and collection laws, you will see what your looking for.

2006-08-25 16:34:07
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Your ex-husband was having his wages garnished by court order and now he does not pay them?

He does not pay who, since his wages are garnished? see link

Can anyone garnish my wages for a bill in my husband name?

Wages cannot simply be garnished by an individual, they can only be garnished with the approval of a judge by court order.

Can wifes pay be garnished for husbands debt?

If the debt is on a shared account, then yes, the wife's pay can be garnished even if the husband was the one who ran the debt up.

In New Jersey can a wife's wages be garnished for child support owed by her husband?

The state of New Jersey will not garnished a wife's wages if her husband owes child support. They can however take from any joint accounts and tax refunds.

Can your Husband wages be garnished if you don't work?

Yes, that has no bearing. They just want the money.

Can your income tax returns be garnished because of a car loan debt?

Yes - my husband had a past debt to Ford Motor Credit for over mileage on a leased vehicle and they garnished our State Return.

What if your husband owes back child support can my wages be garnished?

You are not responsible for your husband's children.SEE LINKS BELOW

If your husband owes child support and you file taxes together will your refund be garnished?

More than likely, yes.

Your husband has an annuity with a joint survivorship what does this mean?

That means that if your husband predeceases you then the annuity payments would go to you as the survivor.

If a Husband is sued for Copyright infringement Can his wife's paycheck be garnished to pay a judgment?

No, not unless she herself is a named party to the suit.

Is husband responsible for child support payments if his wife remarrys?

Generally, yes, the child is still his child. The support payments would likely stop if the new husband adopts the child, but he can't do that unless you agree to it.

If the husband is deceased and a camper is in his name can they repo it if the payments are kept up?


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A creditor won a judgment against me and the estate of my marriage for a debt incurred prior to my marriage can my husband's wages be garnished to collect on this judgment?

If the husband was not liable for the debt, then his wages cannot be garnished to collect on the judgment. The judgment is against the person who incurred the debt.

If Court ordered spousal support was set and husband does not pay what can happen?

He can be arrested for not paying and his pay check garnished. Inform the court of his nonpayment .

Can a husband and wife have their wages garnished at the same time for unsecured debt?

If there is a judgment and a garnishment allowed by the court this could happen. However, this barely ever is approved for unsecured debt. Most people would file bankruptcy before they allowed their wages to be garnished.

Will child support garnish your wages if your separated from husband legally?

In California, Child Support Services can only garnish the wages from the parent. If you are the step-parent, your wages cannot be garnished. If you are the parent, wages can be garnished within 30 days of legal separation, as ordered by the courts.

What can you do if your husband is repeatedly more than a month late on child support?

If you are not already having your payments witheld from his wages and distributed through the courts keep track of the dates that you receive the payments then file a petition to have his wages garnished in the court that issued your initial support order. If he is mailing payments, keep the envelopes they come in to prove that they were mailed late, if he has been paying cash, insist that he pay by money order to prove when it was purchased. If he resists remind him that it's his word against yours that he's current and he can't prove he gave you cash if you have to take him to court.

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The person/company that sold the car wants their money. They don't care who pays it, as long as it gets paid. Condolences for the loss of your husband, but you get to keep the car as long as you keep making payments.

Would I be responsible for my husband's alimony payments to his ex-wife if he can't pay?

No, you would not be responsible for your husband's alimony payments to his ex-wife if he can't pay. Your income is not considered a factor in payments. Depending on the agreement, your husband may modify the alimony payments in court if he can show proof he is unable to pay.

Who were Georgia O'Keeffes business partners?

Her husband who ran a gallery.

How long do alimony payments last?

For how long does a husband have to pay alimony to his ex-wife in New York Satate?

Your husband passed away are you liable for his truck payments?

Yes if he didn't have anything to pay it off with when he passed away

Will the court continue to pay you child support if husband does not pay?

No. The court's role is to distribute payments they receive from the obligors.