Garnishee Order Creates Amnesty Concerns
A Fin24 reader wants to know if having a garnishee order against him would prevent him from getting credit amnesty or a home loan.
The reader asks the following: “I have a garnishee that is being deducted from my wages every week. I would like to know if I qualify for amnesty, and whether it will affect my application for a home loan?” In this article Wikus Olivier, debt counsellor at DebtSafe, gives his response. Wikus also explains the terms of the Credit Amendment Bill, and what it means for the reader’s credit amnesty.