Texas Family Code 154.003- Child Support Payments

Sec. 154.003.  MANNER OF PAYMENT. The court may order that child support be paid by:

(1)  periodic payments;

(2)  a lump-sum payment;

(3)  an annuity purchase;

(4)  the setting aside of property to be administered for the support of the child as specified in the order; or

(5)  any combination of periodic payments, lump-sum payments, annuity purchases, or setting aside of property.