What you don't know can't only harm you. It can cost you thousands of dollars. Volunteer attorneys with Legal Aid of East Tennessee are offering some help.

When parents ordered to pay child support lose their job or take a lower-paying job, they still owe the money they are ordered to pay.

"People don't know the laws," Hamilton County Juvenile Court Judge Rob Philyaw said Friday. "They don't know it still accrues."

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