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my husband and i have wage garnishments. we cant live on a

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my husband and i have wage garnishments. we cant live on a 50% reduction of wages. can it be only one wage garnishment per household?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  WALLSTREETESQ replied 6 years ago.
Because California is a community property state, the wages of a non-judgment debtor spouse are also subject to levy, you should seriously consider a chapter 7 bankruptcy to get rid of the debt and stop the garnishment. Once you file the garnishment will end.