It is a frightening experience, finding out that your wages are being garnished. It is a sign for many people that their financial problems are beyond their control and they need help. It is a feeling of powerlessness.
Our lawyers can help you. At Badgley Law Group, we represent clients throughout Orlando and central Florida in a range of debt relief matters, including Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy options. Our lawyers have a wealth of experience helping clients whose wages are being garnished. We can either stop garnishment of your wages or at least minimize the amount that is being taken.
In general, a wage garnishment is when a creditor takes a certain amount of your income to begin satisfying debts that are in arrears. Assuming a creditor follows the proper procedures and does not violate your rights in the process, it is a legal operation that is used frequently in debt situations.
There are a number of things to understand about wage garnishments:
There are numerous options available to help you avoid or at least minimize wage garnishments. Our attorneys have a strong understanding of this area of law, so we can talk through your options with you and help you get the results you need.
We offer free consultations, so you will not have to pay anything to discuss your options in an initial consultation. To learn how our attorneys can help you, call 407-781-0420 or contact us online.