How Separate Property Can Become Marital Property

Divorce can include many unpleasant surprises. When it comes to the division of property, one such surprise can come in the form of the judge declaring something you thought was your separate, individual property is to be considered a marital asset. This means it will have to be divided between you and your spouse. When […]

  • Posted on: Jan 25 2021
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How Does the Court Determine Alimony?

If you are getting divorced, your spouse may be granted alimony. This is a payment you will make each month for a set number of mouths to help support your ex-spouse until they are able to secure a job or find affordable housing. Today, alimony is not typically permanent. You will usually pay it out […]

  • Posted on: Dec 23 2020
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How Does Military Divorce Differ from a Standard Divorce?

While most people may not realize it, there are some differences between getting a divorce as civilians and getting divorced when one or both of you are in the military. If the military spouse is not being deployed and you have not moved recently, the process may be fairly similar to a standard civilian divorce. […]

  • Posted on: Nov 16 2020
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Things to Avoid Doing During a Divorce

Going through a divorce is a difficult time, but it can be made even worse if you make mistakes during the process. There are a number of different things you need to make sure you avoid during a divorce in order to ensure that you come out of it with the resolution you want. Here […]

  • Posted on: Oct 23 2020
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The Basics of the Adoption Process

Anyone who is thinking about adopting a child should learn as much about the process as they can before they start. Adopting is a great choice, but it’s also a long process, and it takes time. While this guide is a very, very basic look at what adoption entails, it will give you an idea […]

  • Posted on: Sep 30 2020
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