Q: Hi, I’m 18 and I was wondering if I could collect the child support money and put it into my bank account?
I have not been living with neither of my parents for the past 14 years. I’ve been living with my biological moms friend who I consider my mother now and was wondering if I could collect the child support money and place it into her bank account or mine.
A: Child support is not owed to the child, but to the custodian. The person with whom you are living could possibly seek child support from your parents.
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