Child Support and the FDCPA

Child Support and the FDCPA

The FDCPA and Child Support Collection If I fall behind in Child Support, am I protected from harassment by debt collectors under the FDCPA (Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. The FDCPA was enacted to protect consumers from predatory debt collection practices.  For...
The Need for Formal a Child Support Agreement.

The Need for Formal a Child Support Agreement.

Around half (48.9%) of custodial parents had either an informal or legal child support agreement; and it was more likely for a custodial mother to have an agreement (53.4%) than a custodial father (28.8%). (Source: Census Bureau, “Custodial Mothers and Fathers...
How large a problem is unpaid child support?

How large a problem is unpaid child support?

Unpaid Child Support, by the numbers. 43.4% custodial parents received all the child support they were owed in 2011. Around three-quarters (74.1% of custodial parents) received either full or partial payments. (Source: Census Bureau, “Custodial Mothers and...
Going Through Divorce – Brandon Legal Group

Going Through Divorce – Brandon Legal Group

Taking a thing apart is always faster than putting something together. This is true of everything except marriage. ― Joe Hill, 20th Century Ghosts One of the inevitable questions we get is “how long will my divorce take”.   As noted in the quote from Joe...