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Debt Collection

January 1, 2020

How much can a creditor garnish from my bank account?

As of January 2021, the minimum wage on Long Island is $14 per hour. With this increase, the amount of disposable income exempt from garnishment to […]
January 1, 2020

What are my rights if my bank account is frozen?

How is a bank account frozen? One effective method of the collection after a creditor has obtained a judgment, is to serve a restraining notice on […]
January 1, 2020

¿Qué tipos de ingreso pueden sacarme de mi cuenta bancaria?

Cobranza de deudas e ingreso exento ¿Qué es un ingreso exento?Bajo las leyes federales y del estado de Nueva York, sus acreedores no pueden sacarle ciertos […]
January 1, 2020

What kinds of income can be taken out of my bank account?

What is exempt income? According to New York State and federal laws, certain income cannot be taken by creditors. This is called “exempt income.” You can […]
January 1, 2020

What is Small Claims Court and how can I use it?

What is Small Claims Court? Small Claims Court handles cases for claims of $5,000.00 or less. The judge in Small Claims Court only has the power […]