+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Feb 2015
    Posts
    369
    Thanks
    435
    Thanked
    191
    Reviews
    0

    Default Child Support HELP!!!

    XH put in an application to pay CS.
    It was aporoved but somehow the first payment date has been pushed back to the 8th of April.
    Centrelink has reduced my family tax, a, b & rent assistance by 220 a fornight to account for XHs up & coming CS payments.
    How are we supposed to live for the next 5 weeks? Or more if he decides not to pay? What a joke! I've tried to call him to see if he will back pay a portion (even just the 660 centrelink is taking off us) but he wont answer my calls. Advice please x

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Posts
    649
    Thanks
    796
    Thanked
    220
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Any news berrydelicious? I'm going through the same thing. Sucks living on 200 dollars.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Feb 2015
    Posts
    369
    Thanks
    435
    Thanked
    191
    Reviews
    0
    Yes CSA are collecting on our behalf. We tried private collection and 2 weeks later were still going back and fourth about payments. Was easier to hand that job off to CSA that way if he doesnt like the payment period or amount or doesnt pay on time or anything.. CSA can deal with it.

    So yes, between now & then we are living off under 200 a week (which has to cover petrol, food, medical expenses & bills)

    Will be good once CS starts coming through (extra 250 p/wk at this stage)

    XH has under declared his earnings which im not even going to bother addressing right now. Tax man will sort that mess out.

  4. The Following User Says Thank You to BerryDelicious For This Useful Post:

    AngelicHobgoblin  (20-03-2015)

  5. #4
    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Posts
    649
    Thanks
    796
    Thanked
    220
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I sympathize with you. It's tough waiting. I have already written out a months worth of food shopping to spend that money on so it isn't too hard during the month. At very least the cupboards will be stocked!

  6. The Following User Says Thank You to AngelicHobgoblin For This Useful Post:

    BerryDelicious  (20-03-2015)


 

Similar Threads

  1. Child support - help!
    By Surprisetimes2 in forum Single Parents
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-10-2014, 17:10
  2. Child Support TO BE OR NOT TO BE?
    By darianiika in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 57
    Last Post: 09-04-2014, 05:17

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Hire For Baby Perth
New RETAIL store - Perth Hire For Baby Perth
Here at Hire for Baby, we offer a wide range of products from Child Restraints to Strollers, Stroller Accessories and Oricom Baby Monitors. Wholesale prices - till the stock ends. Buy from us and get the installation for FREE.
Like us on Facebook and get $10 OFF
featured supporter
ProSwim
ProSwim runs learn to swim classes for babies, children and adults. Our indoor centre in Plympton Park has lessons all year round, including school holidays. We also offer outdoor programs during the summer months (Oct-Mar) at Rostrevor college.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!