Talking About The Process Of Divorce

Pets, Property And Divorce

Posted by on Jul 15, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Pets, Property And Divorce

It’s not only child custody that is hotly contested in divorce court; an increasing number of divorcing parents of “fur babies” are also finding themselves in a contentious battle. People love their animals and consider them their children, so when it comes time to part ways problems can arise. Read on to learn more about how the family court system treats “pet custody” issues. How does the law view pets? Unlike most pet parents, the law views pets as property, just like the family silver or the car. This is a...

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4 Mistakes To Avoid When Your Going Through A Divorce

Posted by on Jul 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Mistakes To Avoid When Your Going Through A Divorce

Going through a divorce is usually an emotional and stressful process, but it is important to keep your head on your shoulders. Thinking clearly will help ensure that your divorce goes as smoothly as it possibly can. If you’re going through a divorce or plan to be divorcing soon, avoid these common mistakes: Not Hiring a Divorce Attorney While it is possible to facilitate a divorce without legal counsel, it is not in your best interest to do so. Since a divorce can be so emotional, it is very important to have a neutral third party who...

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A Few Alimony Questions Answered

Posted by on Jul 5, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on A Few Alimony Questions Answered

The process of divorcing your partner can be an intimidating experience due to the financial uncertainty that can follow a divorce. To help lessen the financial challenges one spouse may encounter, it can be common for alimony payments to be implemented during the divorce proceedings. If you have a limited understanding about alimony, you might need to have the following couple of questions answered. Is Alimony The Same As Child Support? It can be common for individuals to make the mistake of assuming that child support and alimony are the...

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Four Ways To Speed Up Your Pending Divorce

Posted by on Jul 4, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Four Ways To Speed Up Your Pending Divorce

If you are starting the process of a divorce, it might be in you and your family’s best interests to speed up the process. This can cut down on expenses surrounding your divorce and let you move on and get closure faster. Here are four tactics you can take to speed up the overall divorce proceedings. 1. Give up Your Anger Towards Your Ex-Spouse If a divorce can be processed without much turmoil by both parties, settlements can be reached faster. You and your spouse should refrain from being becoming stubborn during the process and can...

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Tips For Finding Hidden Assets Of A Divorcing Spouse

Posted by on Jun 27, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Finding Hidden Assets Of A Divorcing Spouse

Thanks to tax obligations and technology, finding hidden assets is easier than you think. If you are in the process of getting a divorce, knowing how and where to look for hidden assets can make a difference in how much you and your spouse ultimately walk away with in the divorce decree. Here are some tips to help you track down assets you suspect your spouse is hiding.  Start With the Tax Return The tax return is more than just another financial document. It can contain clues about assets your spouse has tucked away. Although he or she...

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Tips For Considering A No-Fault Divorce

Posted by on Jun 16, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Considering A No-Fault Divorce

If you’re preparing to file for divorce, you may be considering whether you are going to file a no-fault divorce or a fault-based one. Although your divorce attorney may recommend one over the other, but either filing requires that you have some grounds for the filing. it is in your best interest to understand what actually constitutes a fault-based divorce, because the grounds for which you can file one are somewhat limited. Here are some of the things you should know about fault-based divorce before you finalize that petition. What...

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How To Handle Kids Who Want To Arrange A Parent Trap

Posted by on Jun 13, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Handle Kids Who Want To Arrange A Parent Trap

Divorce is never easy on any members of the family, but it can have far-reaching effects on children. What some parents don’t count on are kids who are actively trying to get their parents to reunite. They may be imitating popular books and films that present this as a possibility. “The Parent Trap” is a 1960’s Disney classic film starring Hayley Mills, and the 1990’s remake featuring Lindsay Lohan is equally beloved. Both films are about young twins who scheme to get their parents back together long after they...

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Child Neglect: Are You At Risk Of A Charge?

Posted by on Jun 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Child Neglect: Are You At Risk Of A Charge?

Recently, a small child fell into the gorilla pit at city zoo, leading to the gorilla being killed. Surprisingly, some people wanted the mother charged with neglect, sending a chill into the hearts of many parents who have temporarily lost sight of their own children on occasion. Other parents have been charged with neglect for their disciplinary actions and other parenting choices that they make. What is child neglect and what should you do if you are accused or charged with it? Definition Child neglect is a serious charge and is usually...

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Three Factors That The Court May Use To Determine A Child’s Religion If Parents Divorce

Posted by on Jun 7, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Three Factors That The Court May Use To Determine A Child’s Religion If Parents Divorce

If you fail to agree on your child’s religion during a divorce, it will be up to the court to make the decision for you just as it will for other issues. The court doesn’t have the power to impose a certain religion on a child. However, it will make its decision based on different factors, such as: The Age of the child If the child is old enough, then the court may let them choose their religion. This is because the constitution grants religious freedom to every American. Parents only get to choose their children’s religion...

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Divorce And The Abusive Spouse

Posted by on May 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Divorce And The Abusive Spouse

Divorce is almost always a difficult life experience, but few things are worse than staying married to an abuser. If you are to begin a new life safely, you must make preparations before the specter of divorce causes additional problems. Any of the below safeguards that can be accomplished in the period leading up to a separation and divorce can help keep you and your children from harm. Read on to learn about how to stay safe when divorcing an abusive spouse.  Plan Ahead Being abused can cause you to feel worthless, but don’t...

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