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Top Money Related Issues That Can Lead To Divorce

Top Money Related Issues That Can Lead To Divorce

In a marriage, one of the top things that couples will argue about is money. Stress on your finances can cause stress and tension in your relationship. These financially related conflicts are the number one cited reason for couples divorcing.  Many couples think that making more money will help keep…

How To Avoid Damaging Your Retirement During Divorce

How To Avoid Damaging Your Retirement During Divorce

Divorce can take a huge toll on your emotions and your finances. Many times, people damage their retirement during divorce. Although you might want to get through the process as quickly as possible, you must think about the future. This future includes thinking about your retirement accounts. This becomes even…

Dividing Your Family Business During Divorce

Dividing Your Family Business During Divorce

A family business is also considered an asset, and that business will need to be divided up somehow as well. In order to figure out the division of the business, it must first be formally appraised and evaluated. Both spouses will need to clearly state how they want the business divided…

How Divorce Affects Children At Different Ages

How Divorce Affects Children At Different Ages

The way a divorce affects children is largely dependent on his or her age. There are few shifts that can occur in a family that are as major as a divorce. For a child, a divorce might feel like they are loosing their family. This change forces your child to…

Tips For A Stay At Home Mom Facing Divorce

Tips For A Stay At Home Mom Facing Divorce

As a stay-at-home mom, going through a divorce is going to be a difficult adjustment. Before, everything was going well while your husband made an income working outside of the home. This allowed you to stay home to take care of your kids. If you and your husband decide to…

What Is The Difference Between A Legal Separation and a Divorce?

What Is The Difference Between A Legal Separation and a Divorce?

Divorce and legal separation are similar in that they create space between you and your spouse and will create or continue division. This means that you are no longer living together and your finances are separate. Other aspects such as child support, child custody, spousal support, and dividing your marital…

Should You Be Dating During Your Divorce?

Should You Be Dating During Your Divorce?

It is common for people wonder if it is okay to start dating during your divorce. You may feel like you are ready to start dating again but it might be wise to hold off until everything is finalized. This is because dating before your divorce is over can cause…

Why Does The Divorce Process Take So Long?

Why Does The Divorce Process Take So Long?

The divorce process is well known for taking a long time. Uncontested divorces can take several months, while contested divorces can take up to several years.  Why do divorce proceedings take so long? Here are the three primary reasons why: 1) Hearings and Motions Take Time  The first reason why…

What Is Secured and Unsecured Debt In Divorce?

What Is Secured and Unsecured Debt In Divorce?

When you are going through a divorce, its not just the property, the cars, and the bank accounts that have to be divided. Secured and unsecured debt has to be divided too. Unfortunately, the division of debt can sometimes be even more complicated than dividing assets. We’ll discuss how debt…

Top 6 Things To AVOID When Divorcing

Top 6 Things To AVOID When Divorcing

A divorce is a stressful time, but there are several things that you should avoid when divorcing. Not avoiding these could have an effect on your post divorce finances, your children, or future relationships. Here are the top things that you should NOT do when divorcing: 1 – Not Filing…