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Am I Legally Obligated to Pay My Child’s College Expenses?

Given the ever-skyrocketing costs of a college education, divorced parents often wonder whether they are legally obligated to pay college tuition for their children. In fact, New York is one state that does allow a court to order college tuition payments. Domestic Relations Law §240(1- b)(c)(7) states: (7) Where the court determines, having regard for the… Read More »