Most everyone will admit that parents face many challenges today. In addition to ensuring the physical safety of their children, they must worry about cyberbullying and the prevalence of drugs. Unfortunately, many parents also recognize the expenses created by children. Even those families with two parents actively involved in their child’s life sometimes have difficulty making ends meet. As a result, parents who fail to make court-ordered child support payments in Mississippi and across the nation could face stiff penalties, just as one man from another state is learning.