Can creditors garnish my wages if I only work part-time?
Question Details: I only bring home $715 a month.
It's not how many hours you work that determines the calculation of a garnishment; rather it is the amount that you make per paycheck. In VA, a creditor can only garnish 25% of a debtor's wages. However there are certain exceptions and limitations to this. Since it can all get a bit complicated, here is a link to a site that I think you will find to be of help:
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