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If I pay off debt through a judgement (garnished wage) will it help credit

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Yes, in time.

A judgement is a negative mark on your credit score.  Getting the debt paid off, even through garnishment, is okay.  Would have been better if you'd been able to pay it on a regular basis yourself, but things do happen and none of us are perfect.

That being said, the debt and that negative mark should vanish in 7 years from the date of last payment as required under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.  Sorry to say there is no way of removing it before that time.

However, if you keep any current credit accounts paid as agreed, on time, and build a history of doing so during the time this judgement is in effect and after, that will take a lot of sting out of the negative remark.

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Garnishment

I have debter that sued for the debt and got wage garnishment that court said had to pay back from one of my jobs and then recently got wage garnishment for the same debt through another job but the amount is different but from the same debt.  Can this be done. 

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