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Answer a Lawsuit for Debt Collection

Self-help court forms and instructions on LawHelp Interactive. Create the documents you need to respond properly and on time to a Washington State debt collection lawsuit.

How do I Answer a Lawsuit for Debt Collection? | Printable Packet

This packet helps you represent yourself when you have been served with a lawsuit for debt collection. It includes instructions and forms. Or if you want help filling out the forms online, use our do-it-yourself interview program to complete the forms. #0205EN.

How to Claim Personal Property Exemptions

Information and sample forms to be used when claiming that some of your property is exempt (protected) from being taken to pay a debt. #0220EN

Supplemental Proceedings

If a creditor has a judgment ordered by a court and wants to collect the money from you, you may receive an order to attend a Supplemental Proceedings court hearing. #0210EN

Video - Garnishment and Exemptions: Debt Collection Defense

A creditor may try to take money out of your bank account or paycheck to repay a debt. This short video explains some of the laws a creditor must follow and what you need to know if this happens to you.

Video - What if I Get Sued for a Debt?

Short video covering what you should do if you receive court papers (Summons and Complaint) from a creditor suing you to collect a debt.

Answer a Lawsuit for Debt Collection

Self-help court forms and instructions on LawHelp Interactive. Create the documents you need to respond properly and on time to a Washington State debt collection lawsuit.

How do I Answer a Lawsuit for Debt Collection? | Printable Packet

This packet helps you represent yourself when you have been served with a lawsuit for debt collection. It includes instructions and forms. Or if you want help filling out the forms online, use our do-it-yourself interview program to complete the forms. #0205EN.

How to Claim Personal Property Exemptions

Information and sample forms to be used when claiming that some of your property is exempt (protected) from being taken to pay a debt. #0220EN

Video - Garnishment and Exemptions: Debt Collection Defense

A creditor may try to take money out of your bank account or paycheck to repay a debt. This short video explains some of the laws a creditor must follow and what you need to know if this happens to you.

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