Have my rights been violated if my wages are being garnished without any notice or supporting documentation/information being given to me?

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I was sued by a third party credit collection agency for an old credit card debt and a judgment by default was issued 3 1/2 years ago. Then 5 months ago they started garnishing my wages. I live in DE but work in PA. I called my place of employment to find out when this garnishment would be complete since I never received any notification from the courts, sheriff office or creditors. I was informed the by fair trade commission that this is a violation of the fair debt collect action. What can I do?

Answered 5 years ago| Contributor
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