August 19, 2019

Weekly Wage Benefits are Exempt from Garnishment

A workers’ compensation claim can result in many unpleasant changes in your life.   Besides the health issues and the stress that you have to deal with, financial problems also often arise.  Recently one of my workers’ comp clients called me to say that he was very concerned that he was about to be sued for past due credit cards.  In addition, he had other debts and was receiving daily phone calls and threatening letters.

He wanted to know if he should consider bankruptcy.  As you may know, my husband, Jonathan Ginsberg, has been a consumer bankruptcy lawyer for many years and I asked him to speak with my client.   Here is what Jonathan has to say about dealing with these debt issues: [Read more…]