Start Your Divorce Today - Premium Divorce Online

Page 2 of 2 < 1 2
Topic Options
#294777 - 10/10/07 11:45 PM Re: 57 % of court-ordered support is paid on time [Re: Relayer]
Dee78 Offline
Carpal \'Tunnel

Registered: 06/02/05
Posts: 11820
Loc: TN
Actually there is because you still have those (like my ex)that can't be garnished. My state pretty much automatically garnishes if you go through the state.

Top
#294778 - 10/11/07 05:08 PM Re: 57 % of court-ordered support is paid on time [Re: Gecko]
almostheaven Offline
Carpal \'Tunnel

Registered: 07/14/04
Posts: 10468
Loc: West Virginia
---&gt; Hmmmmmmm...if people are being "forced" to pay, then doesn't that mean that they are paying?

You know what I mean. They're being forced via court orders to support their child through CS because they would do it voluntarily. THEN they find ways to even skirt around the court order. If they did it willingly, the whole CS system would never have existed in the first place.

---&gt; Also, not everyone who doesn't pay on "time" is a "deadbeat".

Why have you taken to being obtuse lately? I'll quote my post: "Hell, I'll even conceed that some of that 43% MAY not be paid on time for good reason."

---&gt; And what exactly is the definition of "on time" anyway? Is paying support in accordance with one's pay period instead of by the 1st of the month as boilerplated in courts orders? Is it getting paid on the 31st and the check not getting into CSE hands until the 5th mean that it is "late"?

Which is PART of my quote above. Some don't pay on time for good reason...be it their pay period, temp loss of job, hospitalization, whatever.
_________________________
Char Fox

Top
#294779 - 10/11/07 05:10 PM Re: 57 % of court-ordered support is paid on time [Re: Dee78]
almostheaven Offline
Carpal \'Tunnel

Registered: 07/14/04
Posts: 10468
Loc: West Virginia
And it likely even unfairly punishes those who do pay like they're supposed to, who may work for small companies that hate dealing with the hassles of a garnishment...they may be let go over this. Or the CP who got their support on time and now gets it late because they were forced to have it garnished and we all know CSE works on THEIR schedule.

No, we wouldn't have this problem if everyone in the world behaved responsibly. But we all know that THAT also ain't a happening.
_________________________
Char Fox

Top
#294780 - 10/11/07 05:17 PM Re: 57 % of court-ordered support is paid on time [Re: almostheaven]
Gecko Offline
Carpal \'Tunnel

Registered: 06/02/04
Posts: 20602
Loc: Third rock from the sun
Sorry...looks like I misread some of your post.
_________________________
If you air your dirty linen in public, expect people to comment on the skid marks!

Top
#294781 - 10/12/07 03:41 PM Re: 57 % of court-ordered support is paid on time [Re: Gecko]
JRS Offline
old hand

Registered: 06/25/07
Posts: 827
garnishment orders are not fool proof when:
a. there is contract work available
b. there are people who will support NCPs so they don't have to work
c. they change jobs so frequently the paperwork can never get processed fast enough
or
d. (like my ex) does a combo of a,b,and c

Top
#294782 - 10/19/07 02:53 AM Re: 57 % of court-ordered support is paid on time [Re: JRS]
wendieann Offline
journeyman

Registered: 11/13/06
Posts: 96
Loc: Manitoba, Canada
[quote]garnishment orders are not fool proof when:
a. there is contract work available
b. there are people who will support NCPs so they don't have to work
c. they change jobs so frequently the paperwork can never get processed fast enough
or
d. (like my ex) does a combo of a,b,and c [/quote]

e. work for family member and hide extra income in OW's name!
f. family employer accidently fills the checks out wrong and they have to be redone....

By the way, I love the comparison with work..would you accept your job only paying you 57% of your wage?! Good one.
_________________________
MEP Manitoba Complaints ~ Facebook Forum

Top
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2

Moderator:  dsAdmin 


Resources & Tools
Start Your Divorce Online Start Your Divorce
Several Options to Get Started Today.
Divorce Tools Online Divorce Tools
Keeping it Simple to Get the Job Done.
Divorce Downloads Download Center
Instantly Download Books, Guides & Forms.
Divorce and Custody Books Discount Books
Over 100 of the Best Divorce & Custody Books.
Negotiate Online Negotiate Online
Settle your Divorce and Save.
Custody and Support Tracking Custody Scheduling
Make Sure You Document Everything.

Easily Connect With a Lawyer or Mediator
Have Divorce Professionals from Your Area Contact You!
Enter Your Zip Code: