Can my bank account be seized or frozen by Creditor B while my wages are also being garnished by an Creditor A?

Asked over 1 year ago - Rochester, NY

Creditor A is a credit card company garnisheiring my wages. Creditor B is an attorney credit collection agency which froze my bank account several years ago.

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  1. Mark Michael Campanella

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    Answered . Yes, multiple creditors can attempt to collect against you at the same time in differing manners.

    If you find this answer useful, please mark it as "Helpful". Likewise, if you believe it is the most responsive,... more
  2. Mitchell Aaron Nathanson

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    Answered . Yes.

    I do NOT know you. I am NOT your lawyer. This answer is provided for the general public who may have similar... more
  3. Susan Kathleen Duke

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    Answered . Yes, while one only credit may receive 10% of your wages at a time, any creditor may also freeze your bank account.

  4. Michael Avanesian

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    Answered . If you have this type of problem, why not talk to a bk attorney? A Chapter 11 or 13 can put you in the drivers seat and you may even say money in the long run.

    The above is general legal and business analysis. It is not "legal advise" but analysis, and different lawyers may... more
  5. Yefim Rubinov

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    Answered . Yes.

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