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Answered 2007-03-13 17:44:05

No, they can only be garnished for taxes, government services and child support arrearages.

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Why are wages garnished in South Carolina?

Wages cannot be garnished for credit card debt in South Carolina. They can be garnished for unpaid taxes and child support.

If you work in North Carolina and live in South Carolina can your wages be garnished?

Certainly, why not?

If your wages are garnished in Virginia and you move to North Carolina is the wage garnishment applicable in North Carolina?

Yes, as soons as your social security number is located in the department of labor system, you will be garnished.

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Can MN garnish wages from credit cards sent to a lawyer?

Credit Cards cannot be garnished. If there are credit card debts, the wages can be garnished regardless of the location of the cards.

In the state of South Carolina can your wages be garnished or bank accounts frozen for a judgment from a creditor?

NO. In S.C. they can not garnish your wages if you have a judgement of a lien. It will go on your credit report, but no garnishments.

Can your wages be garnished for credit cards in Idaho?

Yes... Why not??

Can my wages be garnished for my husband's credit card?

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If you live in NJ and work in Pa can your wages be garnished for credit card debtin NJ?

Yes, your wages can be garnished wherever you work for a debt. Generally, wages are not approved to be garnished for unsecured debt.

What is the North Carolina laws on garnishment of wages?

North Carolina permits wages to be garnished in very limited circumstances. Wage garnishments are allowed for unpaid income taxes, court ordered child support, child support arrears, and defaulted student loans. Other creditors cannot garnish wages in North Carolina.

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 a person on a fixed income wages be garnished?

A person on fixed income wages can be garnished. The reason I know is because my friends father got his wages garnished because he borrowed to much money on his chase card. Her father has to pay back 35,000: that includes intrest. My advice is to not get a credit card and if you get a credit card, only use it for emergencies only because you do not want your wages garnished when you already have a fixed income.

Can wages be garnished in Illinois?

Yes, wages can be garnished in Illinois.

Can Alimony be garnished from wages?

Yes. However, the Consumer Credit Protection Act limits the amount. Your wages can be garnished up to a maximum of 50% to cover child and/or spousal support if you are supporting another spouse or child. If you are not supporting another child and/or spouse, up to 60% of your wages can be garnished. Generally, no more than 25 percent of a person's wages is garnished.

If you live in Washington and you have 7 credit cards and approximately a 70000 total balance on all of them what are the chances of your wages being garnished if you do not pay?

One-hundred percent chance you will have your wages garnished.

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can my wages be garnished for credit card debt?

Yes, if you were prosecuted for it and a judgment was made against you.

Can a credit card company garnish your wages in North Carolina?

No, N.C. law does not allow wage garnishment when it pertains to credit card debt.

Can wages be garnished for auto repossession in MD?

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Can you be sued if you don't have a job and can't pay credit card?

Yes....AND/or you would have your wages garnished.

Can a credit card debt accrued in Florida be garnished from wages earned in South Carolina?

They can garnish your wages regardless of where you live or work. * Not usually, as South Carolina does not allow the garnishment of wages for creditor debt. However, if the creditor sues the debtor and wins a judgment the creditor can sometimes use UCC laws to attempt to override a state statute.

Can wages be garnished in North Carolina for alimony?

Yes. N.C. does not allow wage garnishment for creditor debt. It does allow garnishment for court ordered spousal maintenance and/or child support.

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.

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.