Q: Can I work even if one of my parents is paying child support for me?
I’m 16 and one of my parents is giving child support to my other one. With the pandemic going on my mother, who receives child support, recently lost her job. I’ve been wanting to help her but she’s questioning whether I’m allowed to work, since my father is giving her child support. I just want to make sure I can before I apply for a job.
A: Yes, you can work. And I salute you for being so responsible.
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