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How can I stop a wage garnishment right away?

If you’ve been missing payments on your debt, a creditor may sue you and a judge could decide to have your wages garnished. If that happens, then a portion of your paycheck is given to a creditor instead of you each pay period.

While it usually takes a judge to decide this, there are situations that don’t require court proceedings. The kinds of debts that can cause wage garnishment without a judge are things like student loan debt, overdue income tax debt, or unpaid child support.

Wage garnishment can cause:

  1. Shame (your employer is involved in your financial troubles).
  2. Serious financial complications (since you are forced to make ends meet with less income). Creditors might seize up to 25% of your net pay, leaving you with little money to buy groceries or gas.

To put an end to wage garnishment and get your full paycheck, contact the best bankruptcy lawyers in Taylor at Detroit Bankruptcy Law. We have all of the experience needed to know how to put an end to wage garnishment through bankruptcy. With bankruptcy, an automatic stay makes it illegal for creditors to attempt collection in any way while bankruptcy is active.

We can help in how to stop wage garnishment Taylor and potentially get some money back for you!

At Detroit Bankruptcy Law, our staff consists of the best Taylor bankruptcy lawyers around so that we can offer you an airtight legal defense to stop wage garnishment. It’s not easy to stop wage garnishment if your lawyer doesn’t have the experience to know exactly what they’re doing. But with our lawyers, you can have someone who understands the process inside and out to guide you through smoothly to the best possible result. If you’re looking to stop wage garnishment, keep child support from garnishing wages, or are wondering how long it would take to end wage garnishment, give Detroit Bankruptcy Law and Rita Kostopoulos Associates a call today. Get in touch with us for more information on ending income, wage, and bank garnishment!