top of page

"Can Medical Bills Garnish Wages"


Medical debt is a major source of financial strain for many people in the United States. It can be difficult to pay off medical debts and if you don’t, creditors may take legal action. One way creditors may try to collect owed debt is by garnishing wages from your paycheck. But can medical bills garnish wages?


The answer depends on several factors, including the type of creditor involved and state laws. In most cases, a medical bill must first be sent to collections before any kind of wage garnishment can happen. Some creditors, like the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), don't need court orders to begin wage garnishment but this isn’t typically the case with medical bills. To initiate wage garnishment for unpaid medical bills, a court order must usually be obtained by the creditor or collection agency.





The Law Offices of Omar Zambrano has helped thousands of people and businesses in the past to get out of debt and start over.



Our goal is to help you can find a fresh start FAST!


Schedule your free consultation today! By Calling 626-338-5505 or visiting us at 12738 Ramona Blvd Baldwin Park CA 91706






Comments


Featured Posts
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

Call 

1.626.338.5505

Email 

Follow

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Instagram
bottom of page