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The economy has taken a toll on the payment of child support!

The payment of child support can put even more stress on an already difficult situation for many people today. The economy has taken an obvious downturn for many, many people. In spite of the economic crisis, children depend on the support for their wellbeing.

Trying to keep current on support obligations is no easy task, but the ramifications of not keeping up can be significant. Delinquencies can subject one to the loss of a driver’s license, professional license, or even the loss of their freedom, if the non payment is intentional and willful.

South Florida, Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale are all areas in South Florida that feel the impact of the economy on the payment of child support. The Department of Revenue, the agency responsible for the collection of support, witnesses first hand the difficulties experienced by many in collecting child support in a difficult economy. A recent story appeared in the Sebring, Florida area that dealt with this very issue. You can read the story from the Tampa Tribune, and specifically their on line site.