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Can You Be Arrested and Put in Jail if You Don’t Pay Your Debts?


Debt can be a financial burden that many people face. But what happens if you don't pay your debts? Can you be arrested and put in jail if you don't pay your debts? The answer is, in most cases, no - but there are exceptions to the rule.


Generally speaking, debt collectors cannot send debtors to jail for failing to pay their debts. This practice is illegal in the United States and other countries with similar laws against debtor's prisons. However, not paying back a loan or credit card debt may have serious consequences beyond just financial ones. If a creditor initiates a lawsuit against a debtor and wins the case, the debtor may have to appear before a judge who can order specific actions such as wage garnishments or seizure of property.



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 find a fresh start FASTER!


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






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