Perhaps one of the most favorite topics of neighborhood Maritesses is child support (well, second only to who’s not paying his or her growing pa-lista at the sari-sari store). And why not? A couple may break off their relationship very quietly but the moment one parent (most of the time, the father) fails to provideContinue reading “Child Support in the Philippines: All You Need to Know”
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After Separation or Annulment Comes Child Support: To Give or Not To Give?
When a married couple separates, whether on their own terms or as prescribed by an annulment proceeding, child custody and support become a fundamental issue between the parties. With whom should the children stay? How often can their father / mother see them? How will their basic needs be met? In the Philippines, custody ofContinue reading “After Separation or Annulment Comes Child Support: To Give or Not To Give?”
Filing for Child Support in the Philippines: What You Need to Know
While it is true that the Philippines is a Christian nation (predominantly Catholic), it cannot be denied that cases of parents separating and fathers abandoning their families have increased over the years too. Take a trip to a small urban village in Metro Manila and you will be surprised to find out that a lotContinue reading “Filing for Child Support in the Philippines: What You Need to Know”