Asked in Debt CollectionForeclosureCivil ProcessMissouri
How do court judgments work in Missouri?
June 25, 2008 2:21PM
In the state the judgment creditor can execute the judgment as a wage garnishment or, bank account levy, or seizure and sale of unexempt property belonging to the debtor or a lien against real property belonging to the debtor. Missouri is a Tenancy By The Entirety state when it relates to married couples, this means that if only one spouse is the judgment debtor, property that is considered joint or titled jointly cannot be attached by the judgment creditor.