Asked in Debt Collection
Can collectors garnish money from my spouse's bank account if i am not on the account?
Can creditor garnish child support income from bank account?
The source of money is not the issue here, only that there is a checking account that can be garnished. It does not matter where the money came from. ...
Asked in Debt Collection, Income Garnishment
Can a creditor garnish wages and seize money from a bank account in Michigan?
A creditor can garnish wages or attach assets if they have obtained a judgment against the debtor. ...
Asked in Law & Legal Issues, Income Garnishment
Is it legal to garnish a spouse's individual account if they don't owe the money?
yes actually it is legal to do so Additional: To garnish an account must be done through the courts. If the court can be convinced that the account is liable, the court will issue the order - thereforew it is legal. ...
Asked in Income Garnishment
Can a creditor garnishment my bank account when all the money in it is Federal annuity?
yes, i creditor can garnish a bank account to $0 regardless of where the funds in the account came from ...
Can anyone garnish your account if you just opened the account and have never paid anyone from it?
Only if you owe them money and they have gone to court to seek a judgment against you. ...
Asked in 401k and 403b Plans
Can IRS garnish my 401k if my husband owes the IRS money?
Yes if you filed a join tax return Or you have a join bank account. IRS will garnish 401k because they see it as a income. ...
Asked in Credit and Debit Cards, Banking
Can credit collectors take from your bank account?
It depends. If: you have a monthly loan repayment agreement with the credit collectors wherein the bank automatically deducts your monthly payments from your savings account or you have defaulted on your loan payments for more than 2 or 3 months and haven't contacted the credit collectors reg. the same Then, the credit collectors can withdraw money from your account (if there is any cash available) towards your loan repayment. Otherwise no one cannot deduct any money from your account without intimating you. ...
Asked in Banking, Income Garnishment, Social Security
Can a creditor garnish wages on a bank account of a VA check and Social Security check?
No but you must prove that money in the account came from those sources and not from gainful employment... ...
Does Arkansas law allow checking account garnishment?
Yes, they do. Unfortunately, they will take every penny that is in your account, and they won't tell you before they do it either. All they have to have is a judgement against you. I was falsely informed that if my husband's name was on the account that they couldn't take money from the account, but that wasn't true either. They can garnish any account with your name on it, or with you as a co-signer. The smart thing to do...
Can you freeze a bank account when the money does not belong to the account holder?
From experience (as far as I know), if you are a joint holder of the frozen bank account, yes, they can garnish, but check your state statues because you may be exempt from garnishment. ...
Can a landlord garnish for past due rent?
The can only garnish if the have sued and were awarded a money judgment. However, the landlord can send the unpaid rent account to a collection agency who may report the debt to the credit bureaus. My blog:www.thelandlorddoctor.com ...
Asked in Credit and Debit Cards, Co-signing
Is a surviving spouse responsible for the deceased spouses loan in Georgia?
no if they die the money they are owed will be taken out there bank account the remaning will be given out according to there will ...
Asked in Child Support, Income Garnishment
Can the state of Michigan garnish money out checking accounts for child support?
The State can place a lien on bank accounts and other assets. The lien freezes the account. ...
Asked in Civil Lawsuits
In Texas can your bank account be garnished?
I am a layman, but due to a lawsuit i had filed, my lawyer informed me that in Texas, you cannot garnish someones wages, but you CAN garnish where they put their money, such as bank accounts, etc. I am in the process of researching how to determine what bank accounts they have and what the procedure is, but the answer is yes. ...
Can the IRS garnish an income tax refund if money is owed from an audit?
Yes, the IRS can, and will, garnish an income tax refund if money is owed from an audit. ...
If you have a nonperiodic garnishment against you in the state of Michigan can they garnish a joint bank account?
Yes, joint bank accounts are subject to garnishments or levy for debts of any or all of the account holders and regardless of who puts the money in. ...
Asked in Law & Legal Issues
Does a creditor have to have a court order for garnish a bank account?
Yes. A creditor can not just simply walk into a bank and demand your money. Only a court can have a creditor take money from your bank account. Actually, the court would probably order the bank to pay a certain amount to the creditor from your account rather than give the creditor the right to take money out of your account. A supreme court decision stopped that racket in Arizona. ...
Asked in Business Law
Can a credit card company garnish your business bank account?
Credit card companies can't just seize people's money, but they can file a lawsuit to recover unpaid debts, and if a court orders it, money can then be seized. ...
How do I find out why you have taken money from my account?
A person can not get money out of your account without a check from you or your debit card. They cannot get money from your saving account at all if their name is not on the account, because a savings account is non-negotiable. A company on the other hand can get money from your account with a court order, your bank is suppose to give you every bit of information as to why they had to release the money, who got...