We were informed one week after court we don't need to pay any debit.
Two weeks after that my wife was laid from her job and received a severance payment for 20 years working there .
The question is do i need to report to the court this, and they could take the money, we... Read more »
answered on Jun 18, 2020
No, you do not have to report it. Once you file your case, any income you earn and receive after that belongs to you and does not put into the bankruptcy case or go to your creditors. Generally, the only exception would be if you receive an inheritance within 6 months after filing your bankruptcy... Read more »
I won a small claims trial but the debtor will not pay up. It's not a financial issue, they're just slimy, so my best chance to recover the judgment is to subpoena a third party like their landlord or a cash app for this person's bank account(s). I can't find information on how:... Read more »
answered on Jul 30, 2018
Post-Judgment discovery in a small claims case is governed by Florida Small Claims Rule 7.221. Under that Rule, you can serve the defendant with a Fact Information Sheet Form 7.343 (FAS). The FAS requires the defendant to provide financial information including bank account statements and tax... Read more »
answered on Jul 30, 2018
Generally, until a creditor (other than the IRS or some other government agencies) has a judgment, they cannot garnish or take your Social Security or any other funds from you. This appears to be a threat from a collection agency or collection attorney who may not yet have a judgment. If they... Read more »
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