More custodial parents fall below poverty line as child support payment rates drop

12 December 2011 Published in What's New?

A growing number of custodial parents fell below the poverty line in 2009 as fewer received the full amount of child support owed to them. 

A new Census Bureau report showed that nationwide, 41.2 percent of noncustodial parents received the full amount of child support owed them in 2009, down from 46.8 percent in 2007.  To read more, click on link below.

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