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    debora46 Posts: 1, Reputation: 1
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    Jul 7, 2017, 02:35 PM
    Savings account frozen through child support office
    My savings account was frozen with a lien from the Attorney General child support office. My sons name is on my account but it's my account not his. They have frozen my money in that account.
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    Jul 7, 2017, 04:48 PM
    His name was on the account... legally they can do it. Any account with his name he has access to and legally he is co-owner of.

    You have to prove that he made no contributions to it to their satisfaction. Then MAYBE they will release it. But that will take time.
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    Jul 7, 2017, 05:18 PM
    They can remove the lien once you negotiate some kind of terms for repayment, of your child support obligations. I would call them and set upan appointment. Doing nothing gains you nothing, and the account remains frozen and unusable.

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