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In order to help you, I need to ask you a few quick questions. Where are you located right now? Still in TX?
But work in Alabama correct?
Also, where is the lawsuit taking place? Is it in TX or Alabama?
I will presume that your suit is in Texas. If your creditor wins the suit and gets a judgment against you for $25,000, then they can garnish wages froma bank in Texas. So if your husband works in Alabama, but has a bank in Texas, then the creditor can freeze that account and then take the money in said account.
If you put your husband's income in a bank in Alabama, then they could seize that account and freeze his wages if they: (1) domesticate the Texas judgment in Alabama;
(2) Get a Writ of Garnishment from the Alabama Court;
(3) Get a writ of execution from the Alabama Court;
(4) Serve the writs on a bank that you own and know your account number.
They can only garnish up to 25% of his gross income and nothing more than that.
However, they can seize more than that from a bank account.
Are there exemptions for head of household? Or other exemptions?
No, those are income tax exemptions. The exemptions you are looking for would be: social security income, disability income, etc.
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