Child Support Contest




Millions of people that pay and receive child support always have a story to tell about their experiences. Whether its about a dead beat parent not making their child support payments, the child support system not working in your favor, custodial parent running off with your child/children not allowing you visitations or making it impossible for you to visit, etc. Child Support Laws by State has given parents like you the opportunity to share your story with others.

For each story you submit, your name will be entered in a contest for a chance to win $50. For each story you submit with a photo of you or your child/children, your name will be entered twice for a chance to win. So, the more stories you submit, the more chances you have of winning.

All Stories must be true and at least 250 words. There will be two winners who will be announced August 26th which they will both win $50 each. Submission start July 21-August 21. Contest no longer available.

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NEVER TRUST NO MAN  
HELLO EVERYONE MY NAME IS KIYAH, IM FROM ASBURY PARK NEW JERSEY, BORN AND RISED ALL MY LIFE. I WAS 13 WHEN I STARTED BEIN ACTIVE, Y I DON'T KNOW!!!!!!. …

Getting Blood from Deadbeat Turnip 
My sons Sean and Ryan are both grown men that were fully supported by the custordial parent, me! My divorce orders were dated 1986 and they included …

Broken Society 
I live in Wisconsin with my children. For the past six years I have been trying to find Serge Kuissi, the father of my children so that I can bring him …

Mothers Pay Too 
Wow! When I was struggling in college, on welfare, taking advantage of programs that assisted me in completing classes allowing me to still be a parent, …

Sad Mom 
My daughter is almost 7 years old. Her father was ordered to pay $47 a week in child support, December 2004, when my daughter was 6 months old. Her father …

Lying, Cheating, Dead Beat ,Worthless Father 
We went to court in 1997 and my ex was ordered to pay support for our 3 children. Prior to court, he applied at a local college so that he would get the …

When you think you finshed with child support. 
My youngest child, turned 18, in August on 2010. I was sent a letter that my child support last payment would be in August of 2010. I thought I been pay …

Continous Court Appearances 
I have an ongoing child support case with my ex-husband.Apparently he never pays, he has been out of work for longer than two years. He was incarcerated …

Never Gonna Give Up 
Since I have been in El Paso, Texas, I have struggled to help my children adjust to leaving friend and family in Washington State. I won't get into the …

The horrible state of Tennessee.... 
My sons father and I met back in Dec. of 2006 at a factory we were both working at . At the time , we just kinda talked awhile and then things evolved …

Beware of the Attorney Generals Childsupport Division 
In 2007 only with much persistance on my part the attorney generals office got a conviction finally of nonpayment of child support. But by no means does …

Punished for being a father 
My name is Marcus Nash. I am the father of 2, but only 1 biologically. I will explain. I had a 3 year old daughter name Destiny when I was notified that …

Not a yellow brick road 
I have been fighting the child support system for the past 20 years. I’m nearing the end of my child support payments. I haven’t had any luck making …

MOST WANTED DEADBEAT DAD 
I KNOW OF A DAD THAT HAS TWO BOYS IN THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO AND HAS REFUSED CHILD SUPPORT TO THEM BECAUSE HE WAS NOT IN AGREEMENT HOW THE MOTHER WAS RAISING …

Absent father and his 30,000.00/justice?? 
My x husband the father of my son was extremely abuseive and very violent, I used to be so afraid of him that I didnt pursue the child support. Feeling …

My ex husband is such a dead beat dad! 
When my child was four years old she went on a summer visit to her fathers house. While she was ther, he took her to a known Meth House and left her there. …

Mom and Dad 
I have had a chance to read everyones story. And each one is different. I would like to share mines as well. I am a single mother of 2 beautiful kids a …

Samantha's Journey 
My daughter was born with Spina bifida a problem my ex felt he couldnt deal with so he left us. Samantha is now 6 years old and i have been fighting for …

The War Between Right and Wrong 
Doesn't He Have Rights? I am a single parent of two lovely children, a 13 year old boy and 19 year old girl. My children were born into this world as …

Single mom of 4 sons 
I am a single mom of 4 sons.. My sons have different fathers.. My oldest son is 8 year old, second son is 4 year olds, third son is 1 year old and my fourth …

"If there is a will...there is a way" 
My story isn't an exception to the rule, unfortunately, it is the norm and one that is experienced by many custodial parents, nationwide. I am a custodial …

Daughters father almost $5000 behind in child support. 
I live in Minnesota and it seems like nothing is done. My daughters father stopped paying child support back in Sept. 08 and paid partial child support …

My Sad Story 
Hi, my name is Dawn. I am a single mother of 2 wonderful kids. My son is 8 years old. My daughter who is 6 lives with me. They have different fathers. …

Nicole 
My oh so wonderful husband and I separated in June of 2007, our divorce was final December 2007 and 4 months later his girlfriend gave birth to their …

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WHAT ABOUT DEAD BEAT MOM'S? 
I AM A FATHER. I HAVE 2 KIDS FROM A PRIOR MARRIAGE. THE DAUGHTER WHOM I HAVEN'T SEEN IN OVER 9 YEARS LIVES IN IOWA. MY 2ND WIFE AND I ARE RAISING MY MENTALLY …

WHERE IS THE HELP?? 
My story is a common one in the are in which I reside. I have allowed myself to become a statistic.. I have 4 children, I am currently on assistance from …

AWWWW Child Support 
Love my kids, ex-wife cheated on me.. I got screwed in court. I pay $750.00 a month on my kids, bring home a little over $400.00 every two weeks and I …

Dead Beat - The TRUE Meaning 
Well, this adventure in the child support system started back in 1996 and Oh what an awful adventure it has been. The AG's office claims that they work …

More like Friend of the Ex-Husbands!! 
Oh, my story could take days...but in a short version I am a mother of a beautiful 9 year old girl and her biological father has never been a part of her …

States get interest from support payments 
I am a firm believer that child support was derived out of someone’s pride taking a 'hit' as it were. And so, it has been made into law that when someone …

Supporting Deadbeat Fathers 
My name is Kristin and I am coming to you in hopes that can help me understand what is going on in the court systems today !I have a son who is twenty …

You Need to See the BIGGER Picture!!!!!!! 
Non custodial parents who feel that they need to know what the custodial parent is spending the child support money on...etc or how they feel they shouldn't …

What can I do? Please Help 
I divorced him in May/2008. He only wanted to pay child support an amount of 300.00 a month and he gets paid every week. The court and judged agreed an …

Texas AG Office - Changes In the Works 
Change Is Coming for Custodial Parents - Texas Single Parents Coalition by Sylvia Fenstermacher (Austin, TX) I raised two kids, working two jobs …

Father 
In 1998, about the time I was going to break off a 3 year relationship with a woman, she suddenly became pregnant for the 3rd time and I was the 3rd father. …

Ms. Kimberly Hazel 
I have been living in the state of Oregon for ten years now. I moved here from Utah to start a new life with my children. I was married to their abusive …

Disabled Mom and Child Support 
I'm not new to the deeply seated problems in child support enforcement and the politics involved in it. I've been "on" my CA case for 25+ years. I am currently …

Venting is all I can do!!! 
Child support enforemnet & the judicial system supporting it is a joke!!! On a positive the treat us all the same custodial parents or absent parents we …

I JUST DON'T UNDERSTAND! 
HOW CAN YOU TURN YOUR BACK ON YOUR CHILD. YOUR FLESH YOUR BONES YOUR BLOOD YOUR DNA YOUR EYES??? NOT ONLY DO YOU ABANDON THEM YOU CANT EVEN HELP OUT WITH …

DEAD BEAT FATHER 
HI MY NAME IS ALEXIS I HAVE A 3 YR.OLD DAUGHTER WHO WILL BE 4 SOON.ANYWAYS.....HER FATHER OR SHOULD I SAY DEAD BEAT FATHER OWES ME CHILD SUPPORT HE WAS …

NEEDING SOME REALL HELP  Not rated yet
MY NAME IS KENISHA HARRIS IM 25 YRS OLD I HAVE 2 CHILDREN BOTH ARE BOYS...MY OLDEST IS 9 AND MY YOUNGEST IS 5..I'M A SINGLE PARENT AND LORD KNOWS EACH …

Total frustration for the texas court system Not rated yet
I went through a nasty, mediated divorce in 2005. It was in the state of Texas. $20,000 dollars worth of attorney fees later my divorce was final. It was …

Is American (US) a Children's Paradise? Not rated yet
Before I came to US in 2000, I had heard American was children's paradise, young men's battlefield. Battlefield may true, because everyone knew US …

Overcoming Obstacles Not rated yet
Every since I have had my children, my life has been full of obstacles, some more trying then others. I have had the lean times and I have had the times …

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