If my mom has been served a paper on a debt and she draws a social security check and doesn’t own any property, can they do anything to her?

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If my mom has been served a paper on a debt and she draws a social security check and doesn’t own any property, can they do anything to her?

Asked on November 27, 2012 under Bankruptcy Law, Georgia

Answers:

eric redman / Redman Ludwig, P.C.

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

social security income is protected from regulkar creditors.  a judgment will be a lien on any real estate she may own and they can try to take any other income she may have.


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