There are a lot of financial things that need to be sorted out when it comes to filing for divorce. Aside from dividing assets, couples with children also have to determine who will pay child support as well. This can get difficult though if a spouse doesn’t have a job at the time of a divorce or loses their job unexpectedly after support payments have already been established. And with financial stability always in the back of many divorcing couples’ minds, it’s worth asking if a change in a job situation can change child support payments down the road.
Since Georgia has started promoting itself as a filming location for television shows, there have been even more stars relocating to and starting their lives in and around Atlanta. With The Vampire Diaries being filmed here, many of its stars have also made the move to Georgia. One such star, Zach Roerig, who plays Matt Donovan on the show, has also fathered a child with a Georgia woman. For the past two years, his child has been kept quiet, but he now has filed for a modification with the Georgia family law court to become his daughter's sole custodial parent.
For years, many women in Cobb County made less than their husbands, but times are changing and it is estimated that 40 percent of women are the primary breadwinners. This means that either Georgia women are making more than their husbands, or that they compose a single-parent household. The is a dramatic increase from the only 11 percent of women who were breadwinners in the 1960s.