child support

Calculating Childcare Expenses

It’s getting closer and closer to tax season. And with tax season comes stress, scrambling to meet deadlines, and a lot of sleepless nights. Parents around the country are once again sifting through documents, trying to find the receipts, payment … Read More

An Easy Way To Pay Child Support On Time And Avoid Penalties

“Parents who avoid paying child support are rounded up by authorities” – is a headline you see all too often. It’s an unfortunate truth, and the latest example happened in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.  The Sheriff took 5 offenders into custody for missing … Read More

Trick to Make The Child Support Process Easier

The child support process can be daunting. Legal documents mixed with emotion and tangled up in years of history. And there aren’t very many people or institutions to turn to for help – at least, that don’t cost an arm … Read More

New Year’s Resolutions for Co-Parents

Another year is coming to a close. For many co-parents it’s been one of the most challenging, or perhaps one of the most rewarding. Regardless of the outcome, we are all looking forward to making the next chapter in life … Read More

Government Research Finds States Need to Update How They Collect Child Support

The Deloitte Center for Government Insights released a report detailing the need for state agencies to modernize their collection and management of child support payments and services. Payments are still being missed, data is poorly tracked, and records continue to be a … Read More

A Co-Parenting Christmas: Do’s and Dont’s

Bells will be ringing. Hot cocoa will be pouring. Snow will be falling. It’s Christmas time. No one can argue that the holidays are one of the most enjoyable times of the year. But they can also be fraught with … Read More


How to Get Child Support

It’s a simple question – but unfortunately, it doesn’t have a simple answer: “how can I collect child support?” As many of you probably already know, the family court system is complex and daunting. Even lawyers with degrees from top … Read More

How to Share the Holidays As a Co-Parent

Snow is falling, the bells are ringing, stores are crammed with shoppers eager for the latest gadget, and you’re stuffed with turkey and mashed potatoes. There’s nothing like the holidays. And there’s also nothing quite like the holidays as a … Read More

Why SupportPay?

If you’ve heard about SupportPay, and are curious, but haven’t signed up yet, you might have some reservations. Maybe you’re thinking you don’t need another app or login. Maybe you’re thinking there’s no real need to have a separate account … Read More

How to Be a Good Co-Parent, If You Don’t Get Along with Your Ex

Wouldn’t it be nice if every divorce ended peacefully and amicably? Where two parents sharing the responsibility of a child could co-parent easily, without drama or hassle? Wouldn’t it be wonderful if there was an easy way to handle child support? Well, the … Read More

Rules to make co-parenting after a divorce easier

Adjusting to co-parenting after a divorce can be challenging. Your relationship as a couple is over, but you have to find a way to continue your relationship as parents for the sake of your children. Creating some rules for your new relationship … Read More

Co-Parenting During the Flu Season: What You Can Do

It’s that time of year – the leaves are changing, the days are getting shorter and the wind is getting colder. And it’s almost the time when kids go back to school – which means it’s time for another thing … Read More


How New Online Tools Are Helping With Family Support

Divorce is never a walk in the park. Even couples who work to make a break up amicable will still have their fare of trying times. And if you add relocation and moves into the mix – and children – … Read More

3 Strategies for Shared Parenting

Missouri governor Jay Nixon currently has a bill on his desk regarding shared parenting and parental equality after divorce. If he signs it, Missouri will join the list of states with child custody laws supportive of children experiencing the continued … Read More

5 Life Hacks for Co-Parents

Technology is everywhere – and let’s face it, we use it for practically everything. Even those of us who have tried to cut the cord have gotten to the point where we can’t live without our devices or the Internet. … Read More