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Asked on: 4/15/13, 8:55 pm

Can a a debt collector but a levy on your bank account with out serving you a notice?

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Answered on: 4/16/13, 6:10 am by Rory Alarcon

Yes, they can if they served you at an address that was not updated or if the address they served the summons and complaint to was a former address. If not answered, the summons could become a judgment, and thereafter, be used to restrain your account.

You should look into the papers that your bank received, as those papers would indicate what address the collector used.

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Rory Alarcon, Esq. PO Box 1359 Hauppauge, NY 11778

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