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Brendan Novita 
Article Title
Child Support Modification - How To Avoid Big Problems 
Posted Date
6/8/2010 

Many times non custodial fathers can keep from getting behind in their child support obligations by filing a simple child support modification motion in court immediately after being hit with major financial adversity. Dads should consider filing their own child support modification motion immediately anytime one or more of the following occurs and you think you can win a modification order:

  • Get fired or laid off
  • Get your work hours substantially reduced
  • Lose income due to illness or injury
  • Change careers and lose income
  • Ex wife files bankruptcy on her share of your common debts, i.e., she changes her financial picture in her favor at your exclusive peril

How many non-custodial fathers could avoid or could have avoided the disgusting and unfair stigma of being labeled a 'deadbeat dad' had they know about the details of this simple little procedure? How many guys have had their lives messed up because they were unaware of a simple little resource that could have kept them from piling up impossible child support debts in the case of sudden unemployment for example? How many non custodial fathers find themselves impossibly in debt because they either thought there were no remedies to their child support issue, or that they had to have an attorney help them when that was absolutely impossible?

Motion for Child Custody Modification with instructions is an example of what is available. This one simple procedure can save non custodial fathers and those depending on them a lot of grief and or expense. This information can be done without an attorney, and if used responsibly help the non custodial parent cope with the kinds of unexpected financial setbacks common in the economic down turn we are all experiencing.

The power in this simple procedure comes from acting fairly, honestly, and immediately whenever a problem arises. If the economic crisis has caused a loss of income for any of the reasons listed below, or others not listed, it is critical that you file for child support modification immediately.

Motion for Child Custody Modification with instructions is just an example of what is available. This one simple procedure can save non custodial fathers and those depending on them a lot of grief and or expense. This information can be done without an attorney. The power in this simple procedure comes from acting fairly, honestly, and immediately whenever this type of financial problem arises.

If you do not pay the full Court ordered child support payment you are in violation of a Court order and can be charged with Contempt of Court. So, if your finances have changed and you do not want disobey a Court order, you must immediately file for child support modification. The good news is that it can be completed without an attorney.

References
Child support modification facts and strategies for Fathers in DadsCanWin! File to reduce child support and avoid falling behind. Child support modification is the legal process whereby non custodial parents can reduce their Court ordered support. File immediately when you need to reduce your child support 
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