If I started being garnished 4/27/17 and filed bankruptcy and had garnishment stopped 6/15/17, will I get reimbursed the money? 5 Answers as of July 07, 2017

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Ronald K. Nims LLC | Ronald K. Nims
Any money withheld for the garnishment after you filed the bankruptcy will be returned to you. The rest is lost.
Answer Applies to: Ohio
Replied: 7/7/2017
A Fresh Start
A Fresh Start | Dorothy G Bunce
Were you able to exempt this money on Sch C of your bankruptcy petition? If not, ordinarily, the money taken by garnishment by a creditor prior to filing bankruptcy goes to the bankruptcy trustee to be split up among all your creditors.
Answer Applies to: Nevada
Replied: 7/5/2017
Janet A. Lawson Bankruptcy Attorney
Janet A. Lawson Bankruptcy Attorney | Janet Lawson
You can claim the payments made within 90 days of the bankruptcy filing.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 7/5/2017
Law Office of Susan G. Taylor
Law Office of Susan G. Taylor | Susan G. Taylor
No.
Answer Applies to: Texas
Replied: 7/4/2017
Mauritz Van Niekerk, Attorneys at Law
Mauritz Van Niekerk, Attorneys at Law | Christiaan van Niekerk
Yes, all you have to do is contact whatever that was and they will give me the money back.
Answer Applies to: New York
Replied: 7/4/2017
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