The quickest way to stop a garnishment is to just pay off the debt. However, most people cannot afford to do that, or they would have already done it before the garnishment happened. For most people the most effective way to stop the garnishment is to file bankruptcy
Ultimately, the point is that anyone can find themselves in a tough spot financially. The great news is that they can also rise above those circumstances and get a fresh start. If you are struggling financially, remember you can start over and bounce back.
In my law practice I have represented debtors and creditors and for a time even worked for the bankruptcy courts. I think I have a good idea of all the different parties in the process and where they are coming from generally. In bankruptcy it is my observation that each side thinks the laws are… Continue reading Who do bankruptcy laws protect