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If I owe credit cards and they have gone into collections;

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if I owe for past credit cards and they have gone into collections; can they seize a bank account?
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  Roger replied 7 months ago.

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The credit card companies cannot seize or levy your bank account without first suing and obtaining a judgment. But, if the creditor sues and obtains a judgment, it can then use the judgment to garnish your bank account.

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