So, if you asking, can Allied Interstate garnish my wages without suing me, the answer is no. If they have threatened to garnish your wages, you do not need to become alarmed that the garnishment will begin immediately, however you should watch for notice of a lawsuit and respond to any that you receive.
Hereof, can you go to jail for being in debt?
You cannot be arrested or go to jail simply for being past-due on credit card debt or student loan debt, for instance. If you’ve failed to pay taxes or child support, however, you may have reason to be concerned.
Thereof, how do I stop Allied Interstate calls?
How to Protect Yourself Against Their Harassments. You can stop Allied Interstate (or any collection agency) from harassing you by citing your rights under the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. This law outlines all the rules debt collectors have to follow when attempting to collect on a debt.
Is Allied Interstate a real company?
Allied Interstate is a legitimate and well-established debt collection agency. Though the debt itself may or may not be your legitimate obligation, you will need to contact the company to notify them they have the wrong person to resolve the matter.
Allied Interstate provides accounts receivable, customer retention and debt collection services to blue-chip companies, from a wide range of industries, who employ us to provide these services on their behalf. We understand that dealing with debt and credit issues can be an emotional and sometimes overwhelming process.
Allied International Credit are a debt collection agency that collect other companies debts, which is why you may not recognise them. Allied International Credit chase “bad debts” off finance companies and collect defaulted accounts on behalf of Ebay, Scottish Power, First Utility, NPower and others.