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You Will Not Go To Jail For Owing Money

Some people who come to my office are concerned that they will be put in jail for owing money that they can't afford to pay. This is a very honest concern and we are happy that we can put their minds at ease.

March 5, 2020

Collection Agencies, Wage Garnishment

Bankruptcy Can Stop Wage Garnishments

What is a Garnishment & How did I Get One? Wage garnishment is when money is deducted from an employee's monetary compensation (including salary), usually as a result of a court order.

December 15, 2018

Wage Garnishment

Wage Garnishment - What is it?

What is a Garnishment & How did I Get One? Wage garnishment is when money is deducted from an employee's monetary compensation (including salary), usually as a result of a court order.

April 26, 2018

Wage Garnishment

My relationship break-up has put me into debt - what can I do?

BONNIE ASKED: I am getting out of an abusive relationship. I don't have money to pay any of the collection notices I have gotten. What should I do? 

June 23, 2014

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy, Debt and Relationships, Collection Agencies, Wage Garnishment

Can I go to jail for owing money?

This is a very honest question and we're grateful that someone asked it so that we could put their mind at ease. Your creditors cannot put you in jail for owing money.

June 2, 2014

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy, Collection Agencies, Wage Garnishment

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