Q: What is a summons is garnishment for to garnish bank accounts or pay checks?
A creditor who gets a money judgment can attempt to collect the amount owed by filing a wage attachment with the Court. The Court then notifies the debtor's employer that its employee
s wages have been attached. The employer must then deduct 15% of the employee's take home pay and send it to the creditor. Another name for a wage attachment is a garnishment. In Delaware, most bank accounts cannot be garnished.
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