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YES, in most cases.

I have never heard of anyone having wages garnished to pay for a car loan (of course, I live in Texas, a debtor state, so it may differ elsewhere). Most places will just repo the vehicle.

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Q: Can your wages be garnished if you default on a car loan?
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Can your wages be garnished in the state of North Carolina for a default car loan?

No, wage garnishment in NC is only for taxes, child support

Can your wages be garnished in Texas if you are default n a car loan?

Yes it can if the loan company taKES it to court and gets a judgment against you, then by all means they can take your taxes, pay, etc.

If your wages are garnished for a car loan but the car hasn't been repossessed can you keep the car?

That's the point. They want the money, not the car, so they garnished your wages to pay that loan. Keep it, drive it, enjoy it. If you want to sell that car, any money would FIRST go to pay that loan and you could keep any cash left over.

Can wages be garnished for unpaid car loan in Texas?

Only if you've been taken to court and the garnishment of wages was ordered by a judge.

In Utah can your wages be garnished for a car that was repossessed?

You do not owe money for a car if it has been repossessed, so your wages can't be garnished for that reason.

I am being sued over a car accident that my husband was involved in. Can my wages or teacher retirement be included in a default judgment?

If there is a default judgment against you, you will be responsible for the charges. Your wages could be garnished if you do not pay or set up a payment arrangement.

Can your wages be garnished if you volunteer to turn the car in?


In Ohio can your wages be garnished for a car repossession?


Can a car lien holder garnish your wages in Florida?

If you default on a car loan the creditor may obtain a court judgment that will enable it to garnish your wages. The rules are provided at the link below.

Can your wages be garnished in the state of Georgia to pay for a repossessed car?


If your car is repossessed in Pennsylvania can your wages and bank accounts be garnished?

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If your car is repossessed in the state of Pa. can your wages be garnished?

READ your contract.

Can your wages be garnished in Virginia for a defaulted car loan made in North Carolina?

Yes. The lender can file a lawsuit in the debtor's state and if awarded a judgment can execute it as a wage garnishment.

Can Social Security benefits be garnished for a defaulted car loan?

bs i had student loans being garnished from my disabilty ss

Can wages be garnished for auto repossession in MD?

if your car is repossesed than it just goes ony our credit your wages wont be withheld

Can your wages be garnished if you voluntarily repo your car in Texas?

YES No, wages can not be garnished in Tx except for the IRS, Student Loans, & Child Support.....They can however garnish a bank account if they get a judgment against you in court.

Can credit union hold title on car if car used as collateral and loan is default?

Yes. That's why the credit union has possession of the title. If you used the car as collateral for a loan and default on the loan the lender will take possession of the car and sell it to offset what you owe on the loan.

Can your wages be garnished for a car that was repossessed?

Yes, if there was a deficiency balance owing after the car was sold at auction. Your creditor would have to sue you and obtain judgment in order to garnish your wages.

Can they repossess your car if your living in it?

yes, it is a default on a loan

Are you in default of a car loan if the vehicle is not registered?

Registration of the vehicle has nothing to do with the loan or financing of the vehicle. The only was to "default" is to not make the payments.

Can my wages be garnished to pay the balance of my auto loan after my car has been reposesed?

That depends on if the lender uptained a judgment againt you. They would have sought a judgment if the value of the car exceeded the balance of the loan at the time it was reposesed. Some peole are stupid enough to intentionally make their car worthless if it's going to be reposesed. The differanc between the value of the auto and the loan is what the lender will go after.

Can you tell me what your retainer fee is Can wages be garnished for consumer debt?

Yes, wages can be garnished for consumer debt. The creditor would first have to sue you and get a judgement, then ask the court to garnish your wages. If the debt is secured, like a home or car they will likely just foreclose or repossess.

Can you get a car loan if a student loan is in default?

Auto finance companies are very leary to lend to people that owe the government, so the answer is most likely no. Yes of cours you can get car loan if a student loan is in default there are many online sources which provide car loans for students.

Can your car be repossessed if your wages are already being garnished?

Yes, the two issues have nothing to do with each other.

What happens if you hide a car from being repossed?

That is what we call theft. And then you will be sued, your wages garnished and your credit destroyed.