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Did you file an Application for Garnishment already? If not, what has been filed?
no what is happening is prior to sept 2012 i had recieved several notices from ssa in mail claiming i had recieved overpayment of ssa disability payments so i met with ssa rep in sept and discussed case i agreed to pay 100 dollars a month i would pay back money.........the ssa rep told me just to go home and wait for bill and pay bill when you recieve it..........so i was not sure why bill did not show up right away but i knew that had my address from prior letters and rep was not specific as to how long it would be before i recieved my first bill.........anyway contacting them requires at least 1 hour of hold time i did not have the time to wait on hold reguardless i recieved a bill jan which i payed and then a week later i recieved a letter claiming they were going to garnish my wages......when i called even the supervisor was rude claiming they did not have my address
/also he said any normal person would have tryed harded to find where bills were the point is they had my address prior to sept then lost my address for 3 months and then found it again in jan?
i think they get a kickback when they garnish someone and sending bills to the wrong address for 3 months can easily blame the customer for nonpayment ............i believe they are lying and set me up
they accepted my payment without question also my agreement signrd in sept has my current address also the bill they sent me claimed 100 due no late fee or indication that it was not my first bill should have been for 400 if i was 3 months late?
so can i file a request for hearing to stop garnishment?
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31 U.S.C. § 3720D : US Code - Section 3720D: Garnishment
Search 31 U.S.C. § 3720D : US Code - Section 3720D: Garnishment
the SSA had this law listed on the top of their letter claiming right to garnish my wages
Hello again I thought it might be worth mentioning that the bill I received finally on Jan 14 did not mention anything about missing any payments! It says amount due..100.00 due by Jan 30 if not received by Jan 30 call and let us know when to expect payment......i Assume they would be requesting 400.00 if my repayment agreement was effective in September but the copy of agreement I have has no effective beginning date says amount to be paid signed with my current address on form.i was only told to wait for bill to come in mail and pay when received!...it Was not until Jan 23 that I received the letter demanding payment by garnishment