a Judgment was entered again me 9/06/12 for 3,574.44. property may be seized.I do not have any.The only receive 1,863.00 month soc benefit and it is deposit in a account shared with anouther person.
State/Country relating to question: New Jersey
The account was charged off 5yrs ago. I have done
nothing I do not have the money.
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If you own no property and you have only Social Security income, then property cannot be siezed as you have no property and social security cannot be garnished.
However, if the person you share the account with also puts money into the account, the account could be frozen and then you will have to prove that only social security funds are in that account.
The best thing to do is to make sure that your social security goes into an account with only social security funds.
Linda, we will have separate accounts setup to avoid this problem.
Then if you don't have other property, they cannot attach to anything else. If they do attach to your Social Security account, then all you will have to do is go to court and tell the Judge that those are only Social Security funds.
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