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What About the Children?

Dec 05, 2014

“When words are both true and kind, they can change our world.” Buddha A few weeks ago, I saw first-hand how the right environment and guidance can influence a person’s perspective on situations. I overheard a conversation between a former … Read More

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Should I consider keeping the family home after divorce?

Oct 28, 2014

The reasons for keeping the home may include an emotional attachment to the home, a desire to keep stability in the children’s lives and in their schools or the desire to stay in the same neighborhood. While there are many … Read More

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Aug 22, 2014

Separation and Divorce: Your Legal Rights Learn about divorce law, asset/debt division, child support and alimony Find out the alternatives for getting divorced including litigation, mediation and do-it-yourself Understand how divorce impacts your life as well as your children, family … Read More

Dealing with Mortgages During Divorce

Aug 22, 2014

When real estate owners get divorced, they usually face decisions about mortgages. These decisions are important because they directly impact future financial well-being. It is best to educate yourself about the options and seek the advice of a professional mortgage broker. Read More

Divorce and Business Valuations

Aug 22, 2014

A Goodwill Issue by Joe Gibbons Business valuators must always consider the existence of intangible value when performing their valuations. This intangible value or goodwill becomes particularly significant when the valuation is undertaken with respect to a marital dissolution action. … Read More

Real Estate and Divorce

Aug 22, 2014

Throughout the divorce process, equitable distribution becomes a major factor. If a couple owns real estate, several issues must be decided; i.e., Will the marital domicile be sold? Will one spouse buy out the other? And, most important, if there are children, how will this affect them? Read More

Sale of the Home in the Divorce Process

Aug 22, 2014

Divorce and Real Estate… often the two are dealt with at the same time. When divorcing couples decide it is necessary to sell their marital residence and move to new separate residences, which is stressful under the best of circumstances is stressful, becomes even more so. Following are a few things that all homeowners should keep in mind when selling a house and then buying a house. Read More

Separating your Finances

Aug 22, 2014

Divorce means more than physically separating a family. It also means separating your finances. Both can bring great emotional stress. You will come through the process in a better financial state, however, if you can keep your emotions from influencing … Read More

In One Piece: The In-House Separation

Aug 22, 2014

After sixteen years of marriage and twenty-one years of partnership, my husband is no longer interested in our marriage. He’s checked out, he wants to divorce and yet we can’t afford to separate. The budget is carefully examined and the bills are considered. Daycare is a problem. So, what do we do? Read More

Speaking with your Spouse about Divorce and Mediation

Aug 22, 2014

No matter what each couple’s particular circumstances are that have lead to the decision to part ways, approaching your spouse about your decision to divorce is unfamiliar territory, causing intense anxiety and stress. There never seems to be “a right … Read More

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