can a debt collector garnish your unemployment check?

we use direct deposit for our unemployment checks

7 years ago - 4 answers

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Debt collectors can't garnish anything. In most states they have to have a court order to do a garnishment and this means lawyers, court proceedings and the like.


7 years ago

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unemployment is from the state. They can't touch it.


by CreditScoreBooster - 7 years ago

absoutly not, its like social securty! they cannot and if they are theating to do so its illegal

by bryan l - 7 years ago

No. Only the govt or court order can.

by Cez - 7 years ago