garnishment

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a court order to an employer to withhold all or part of an employee's wages and to send the money to the court or to the person who won a lawsuit against the employee

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He was referring to the issue of wage garnishing where some borrowers maintain that an additional RM50-60 a month on top of what they have been paying is going to cause hardship.