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For an easy way to pay your Texas Child Support bill, visit a Money Services payment center at your local Kroger store. We’re open evenings and weekends, so drop by whenever is convenient for you. You can make child and medical support payments in person by cash or debit card. Use our store locator to find your nearest Money Services today.

In Texas, child support is paid until a child reaches 18 or they graduate from high school – whichever takes place later. If you need to pay child support in Texas from another state, Money Services can help with this, too.

  • Start a bill payment from home or while you're on the go

  • Then complete your transaction in store

  • Just follow our quick and easy step by step process

  • Pay in store with cash or a debit card

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  • Step 1 Gather the bills you need to pay or the receiver information needed for your money transfer
  • Step 2 Select your most convenient Money Services location
  • Step 3 Fill in your details
  • Step 4 Bring your filled out bill stub, cash or debit card, ID, and your MSX barcode to your selected location

Making a Texas Child Support payment

Money Services provides an easy and convenient way to make child support payments in Texas.

It saves time

  • Our extended opening hours mean you can choose a payment time that suits you
  • At Kroger, we have everything in one place – so you can pay bills as you shop

It saves you money

  • Paying in person puts you in control, so you can avoid delays
  • Avoid mailing fees by paying in person


To make a Texas Child Support payment, check your latest statement to see how much is due, then bring along payment to cover this plus the fee. You’ll need a case ID number and cause, docket number or participant ID, as well as the Texas receive code: 14681. You should also bring along the custodial parent’s details. You can pay by cash or debit card.

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Texas Child Support

At Kroger stores, friendly in store associates will answer your questions about making child support payments in Texas. If you need more information, or can’t make a child support payment, contact Texas Child Support directly.

Texas Child Support help: For assistance with your Texas Child Support speak with an agent through your online account, or call 1-800-252-8014.


Texas Child Support is a division of the Attorney General of Texas. The headquarters is located in Austin, and the Attorney General provides services to assist parents in getting the financial support they need.


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*Not available in all locations. See a store for details.

This retailer is an authorized delegate of CheckFreePay Corporation, Fidelity Express, Firstech, MoneyGram and Western Union pursuant to Chapter 151 of the Texas Finance Code, Subchapter E, Conduct of Money Transmission Business.

Kroger engages in the money transmission and/or currency exchange business as an authorized delegate of MoneyGram® Payment Systems, Inc. under Chapter 151 of the Texas Finance Code. If you have a complaint, first contact MoneyGram® Payment Systems, Inc., at 1-800-MONEYGRAM. If you still have an unresolved complaint regarding the company’s money transmission or currency exchange activity, please direct your complaint to the Texas Department of Banking: 2601 North Lamar Boulevard, Austin, TX 78705-4294 1-877-276-5554 (toll free)

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