In addition to the general child support guidelines, the Texas Family Code also lists additional factors that may be considered by a judge in awarding child support outside the guidelines (either more or less support than would be ordered by applying strict guidelines). For instance, the party who has primary care of the child may have physical limitations him/herself, may be unemployed … [Read more...] about When Child Support Under the Guidelines is Not Enough
Child support obligations are not to be taken lightly. A person who owes child support and does not pay it can have all types of trouble. Here is a summary of how the process works, and what can happen if the support goes unpaid and a suit for enforcement is filed, and is successful. The Process: Child Support is ordered to be paid by a court. The child support is not paid as … [Read more...] about What can Happen to a Person who has a Judgment against them for Unpaid Back Child Support?