Can a Debt Collector Garnishee My Unemployment Check to Satisfy a Judgment in New York?

By: Robert J. Nahoum THE PROBLEM: You’ve lost your job and fallen on hard times. Debt collectors have been after you, some have even sued. A judgment has now been entered against you. You are on a fixed budget and your only source of income is unemployment. You’re worried that the debt collector will garnishee your unemployment check.Read the full article