Debt Collection, Garnishment, Repossession

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Question: I had my bank account garnished.I went to court and the garnishment was released. I'm self employed but I do get paid by a goverment agency. Can my wages be garnished? Does the collector have to go back to court to get another order?

Answer:

It may depend on whether the payments are from an employer/employee relationship or from an agency like the Social Security Administration. You may want to consult with an attorney to find out how the law applies to your specific situation.

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  • I had my bank account garnished.I went to court and the garnishment was released. I'm self employed but I do get paid by a goverment agency. Can my wages be garnished? Does the collector have to go back to court to get another order?

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