can government take money out your checking account for student loans?

5 Answers

Relevance
  • di
    Lv 4
    4 months ago

    The Federal Government can, in due course of the collection of defaulted student loans, garnish your wages, confiscate your federal tax returns. YOU can set up automatic payments on student loans that are deducted from your bank account, but usually it's just the IRS that can grab your bank account with no prior notice.

    • Login to reply the answers
  • nancy
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

    Yes. You can set up automatic payments from any bank account. If you're referring to their taking money from you involuntarily, then yes, they can do that, too---but only if your loans have been in default for awhile and they have a judgment against you.

    • Login to reply the answers
  • R K
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

    yes.............

    • Login to reply the answers
  • Brian
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

    No. You should sue them.

    • Login to reply the answers
  • How do you think about the answers? You can sign in to vote the answer.
  • .
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

    You can set up auto-payment, but the government can't garnish wages or tax returns without a court order.

    • Login to reply the answers
Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.