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Hi, i need help with a child support related situation.

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Never married, lived together for about 10 years. Have two daughters in common 8 and 7 years old each.
I live in Springfield Ma. My daughters live with their mother in Puerto Rico. I have a 20 years old daughter from a previous marriage who lives in Texas

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Would like to set an amount that would allow me to continue living a decent life, pay my student loans etc while still providing for my daughters.

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Family Law
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Hello my name is ***** ***** I am happy to help today - is there currently a family court case pending? Or are you working with the mother on an agreed amount? Do the kids live with you part time?

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