Q) I just been recently placed on child support. When the case was filed, at the time I was on a job making 15 an hour. I lost that job soon after the case was filed. I just been hired on with another job making 10 per hour. Now and child support just started and is garnishing almost 90 percent of my paycheck. What do I do?
A) Your child support payments can only be changed only by a court’s modification order. The modification process can increase or decrease payments. The ways you can lower child support payments will vary by circumstance. You will need to convince a court that the financial situation of one or both of the parents has changed substantially generally. To lower your payments, you will need to file a motion in court to modify your child support payments. Most courts have pre-printed “fill in the blank” motion forms You will need to file this motion in the court that issued the initial child support order.
Q) My ex husband’s employer is taking the child support out of his check, but not turning it into domestics. It has been happening for over 2 years. Every time the county office contacts him, he sends in a small check. He is currently in arrears for over $2,400. He had an enforcement conference and… Continue Reading
Q) I have had an open case to attempt to collect child support from my ex-husband for several years. He was just sentenced to prison in Florida for the next 10 years. 2 of the 3 children are now 22, but I still have a 15 year old at home and could really use support.… Continue Reading
Q) How do I find out how much is owed in arrears A) If your state offers eServices for child support, you can easily check how much you owe online by logging in to your state child support services website. If you call your local child support collection agency they can ALSO help in providing… Continue Reading
Q) My daughter live in Imperial MO, her ex husband moved to MO a year ago and lives in St.Louis. The divorce happened in the state of Washington. He has not been paying child support the way he should, a little here a little there, meaning a $50,a $25,a$ 16. He owes over $11000 now.… Continue Reading
Q) I am currently paying child support, but my son’s mother refuses to let me have any contact with him. They were living out of state, but have moved back to Anderson. I cannot afford an attorney; how do I request a court order for regular visitation? A) If as a parent you are not… Continue Reading
Q) I live in taxes and need to modify child support payments. I just recently started a new job that pays 1200 a month and my child support payment is $600 a month. A) You will need to provide evidence of your reduction of income in order for the judge to modify your child support… Continue Reading
Q) My daughter will be attending college this fall. I need to modify child support. Her name is Leah K***o. Her dads name is R**n K***o. And my name is Laci M***e. A) To modify a child support order you need to ask the Probate and Family Court. Steps needed to modify a child support… Continue Reading
Q) I am an OTR truck driver. I am paying child support weekly. freight is slow, my paychecks are going way downI have sent in new paystubs and nothingI am barely surviving with paying child support, arrears which I didnt even know I had. and how health insurance which is 70dollars a paycheck. if the… Continue Reading
Q) How do I get copies of my court orders to pay child Support? A) You can get a copy of your court order from the local child support office that manages your case by: Contact the Superior Court Clerk’s office in the county where the order was obtained. Email, call or visit your local… Continue Reading
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