Glossary beginning with W

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Wage deduction
When a debtor's money is taken out of their paycheck or bank account to pay for a debt they owe
Wage garnishment
When a debtor's money is taken out of their paycheck or bank account to pay for a debt they owe
Wages
The amount of money that a person is paid for work they do
Waive
To give up a legal right or pardon a fee
Waiver
To give up a legal right or excuse a requirement
Ward
A person who has a guardian appointed by the court to care for and take responsibility for them
Warranty of habitability
A promise that rental property will be fit for people to live in
Witness
A person who answers questions in court under oath