2019

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child custody tips for during and after divorce

Child custody is one of the most difficult elements of a divorce. Who gets custody of the kids? What do you do about visitation and holidays? How can you get through this aspect of the divorce without everyone coming unwound? This blog contains information and tips about child custody arrangements during and after a divorce and advice about what your attorney can do for you. It is my hope that my personal experience of going through a divorce and having custody arrangements made and altered a few different times will help you get through the process a little easier than I did.

Alimony? Shmalimony! States Where These Payments Are Restricted And Not Guaranteed

17 July 2019
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Alimony is awarded to one of two people in a divorce and is paid by one person to the other. You may believe that you are "due" for the time spent with your spouse. However, you may be quite surprised when you are in the midst of a divorce and your divorce attorney tells you that you are not entitled to any sort of post-marital or post-cohabitation compensation. Here are some states with some surprising restrictions regarding alimony payments. Read More …

Going Through A Divorce While Under One Roof

7 May 2019
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Not all divorcing couples have the financial resources to support living separately during a divorce. In most cases, there are no provisions or laws that prevent a couple from staying together for financial reasons until the divorce is settled. Read on for some tips to help you deal with this awkward issue. It's Up to You If you object to your spouse living under the same roof, you can file a motion with the courts. Read More …

Why Get A Lawyer To Discuss Alimony?

17 March 2019
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Alimony is considered in many divorces when a soon-to-be ex-spouse is concerned about being left with a certain lifestyle they have grown accustomed to throughout marriage. This is often an arrangement made that financially helps support a person, especially if they were an at-home parent or largely relied on the income of the other divorcing party throughout marriage and will now be left without the same financial access they are used to. Read More …

Hiring An Attorney To Help You Navigate Through A Divorce

20 January 2019
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Hiring an attorney for a divorce does not mean that you are out to make it the divorce harder, but with the legal system being as complicated as it is, there are things you will need help with. Hiring an attorney makes it easier to get through the process and protect both parties as well as any children involved.  Divorce Options When you decide to get a divorce, there are some things to consider. Read More …