New Hampshire Debt Collection Laws and Statutes
AccountsReceivable.com handles debt collections throughout the entire state of New Hampshire.
Below you will find important information on New Hampshire state debt recovery laws including: New Hampshire Statutes, Judgments, Garnishments, Interest Rates, and Bad Check Laws.
STATE: NEW HAMPSHIRE
- Judgment: 2007 – 6.8% (changes every year on the 1st of January)
STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS (IN YEARS)
- Open Account: 3
- For Goods: 4
- Written Contract: 3
- Domestic Judgment: 20
- Foreign Judgment: 20
BAD CHECK LAWS (CIVIL PENALTY)
Amount due, interest, court costs, reasonable attorney’s fees & $10 per business day (max. $500). If statutory notice is sent. (RSA 544-B)
GENERAL GARNISHMENT EXEMPTIONS
50 x fed. min. hourly wage. All future wage are exempt so that the court cannot issue an onging order.