I wanted to know if child support can take my settlement check

My husband owes child support we were in an accident and both are getting a
settlement child support is talking about taking his check can they take mine as

Asked on September 19, 2017 under Family Law, Georgia


SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 3 years ago | Contributor

No, your check cannot be taken for what I assume is his child support debt; the mere fact that you and he are married does not make you responsible or financially liable for supporting  his child or children. Only he is responsible for that.

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