The First State Family Card is a pre-paid VISA card that is credited whenever a payment is posted to any/all of a client's child support case(s). In most cases, the money will be available within three (3) business days after DCSS applies the payment to the case(s).
Benefits to the debit VISA card include:
Every custodial parent with a child support case can enroll; but, must choose either the First State Family Card (Stored Value Card) -or- Direct Deposit. (Clients cannot have both.)
Contact DCSS Customer Service to learn more and/or to answer any of your child support questions/concerns.