Is My Child Support Going Up?

            Effective September 1, 2013, the cap on child support in Texas increased $1,050.  You may be asking yourself, “Will my child support go up too?”             That depends.  Child support is based on a percentage of net resources.  Net resources is gross monthly income minus several mandatory deductions.  The main deductions include social security [...]

Two ways to marry and two ways to divorce

           Did you know that there are two ways to get married and two ways to end a marriage?  Texas defines marriage as a civil contract between a man and woman.  Unlike most contracts, however, a marriage contract can only be terminated by state intervention (divorce) or death.             There are two ways to get [...]