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Navigating Child Support Post-Divorce: A Supportive Guide

If you have children with your former spouse, either you or your ex will have to pay child support. This is not a punishment; rather, it is intended to help the parent with primary custody meet the needs of their children.

Michigan courts determine which parent will pay and how much using a calculator that considers factors such as parents’ incomes, childcare costs, and the number of children supported. Determining child support can be complicated, so The Shaw Law Firm aims to shed light on the topic below.