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Q: A credit card company has garnished my wages without my approval. They are taking almost $400.a pay. Can they?

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  • Consumer Law Lawyer
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: If the credit card company obtain a final judgment against you and obtain a writ of garnishment, then, yes, the company can garnish your wages. However, there are exceptions. If you are head of household, you are exempt from garnishment of wages. I recommend that you consult with an attorney regarding the particulars of your case. Many attorneys on here, including myself, offer free initial consultations.

Natalie Guerra-Valdes

(954)764-7878

nvaldes@valdeslawfirmpa.com

www.valdeslawfirmpa.com

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PREMIUM
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  • Consumer Law Lawyer
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: If the credit card company obtain a final judgment against you and obtain a writ of garnishment, then, yes, the company can garnish your wages. However, there are exceptions. If you are head of household, you are exempt from garnishment of wages. I recommend that you consult with an attorney regarding the particulars of your case. Many attorneys on here, including myself, offer free initial consultations.

Natalie Guerra-Valdes

(954)764-7878

nvaldes@valdeslawfirmpa.com

www.valdeslawfirmpa.com

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