LANSING (AP) – A Slurpee with that child support?

The state of Michigan says parents can pay child support at thousands of 7-Eleven or Family Dollar stores across the country, starting Monday.

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Customers will pay a $1.99 fee for the service. Erin Frisch, director of the state child support office, says officials are committed to offering options that are convenient for parents.

The instructions are at

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The retailers will accept cash and then post the payments electronically. 7-Eleven and Family Dollar stores are working with electronic payment provider PayNearMe.

In many states, people can pay their federal taxes at 7-Eleven, also through PayNearMe.


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