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Wage Garnishment Help Mt. Clemens

Can I stop wage garnishment right now?

If a portion of your wages is being held back to pay off debt collectors before you even get it, then your wages are being garnished. Even without a court order, wage garnishment can be used for certain kinds of debt. Examples of such kinds of debts are unpaid child support, past-due income tax, and deferred student loan payments.

Stop Wage Garnishment Mt. Clemens

Wage garnishment can cause:

  1. Embarrassment (since your employer is notified of your financial situation).
  2. A period of serious financial hardship (as you are forced to make ends meet with less income). Creditors can as much as 25% of your pay, leaving you with less than you need to buy things.

Filing for bankruptcy will stop wage garnishment. The automatic stay that is activated means creditors can no longer try to collect your debt in any way, including wage garnishment, for the full period of your bankruptcy.

Mt. Clemens Wage Garnishment Relief

We can help stop wage garnishment and possibly get some of your money back for you!

Our attorneys at Detroit Bankruptcy Law and Kostopoulos & Associates know how to stop wage garnishment. If you have any questions about stopping wage garnishment or how long it will take to, we can walk through the options available to you from bankruptcy so that you can get the relief you deserve from income, wage, and bank garnishment.