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can creditors garnish my long term disability check if i am in bankruptcy? this is for Ill

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can creditors garnish my long term disability check if i am in bankruptcy? this is for Illinois and Florida law
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  cortrightlaw replied 4 years ago.

cortrightlaw : No they can not, if you file bankruptcy the automatic stay goes into place immediately upon the filing of the bankruptcy. The automatic stay stops all collection actions while it is in place until your bankruptcy concluded and your debts are permanently discharged.
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