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Category Archives: Divorce

What Not to Do if You’re About to Get Divorced

When you’re about to get divorced for the first time, you may start to feel more than a little overwhelmed. Those who are unfamiliar with the divorce process and do not receive proper advice often make some key mistakes that could impact them in the long term. To that end, the following are some things… Read More »

More People Attempt to Conceal Assets with Bitcoin in Divorce

Hiding assets during a divorce is illegal and ill-advised. If discovered, it could negatively impact the perpetrator’s ability to receive a fair settlement during the division of assets portion of the divorce negotiations. One method of asset concealment that has gained popularity in recent years is to hide assets with Bitcoin. Tech-savvy people have been… Read More »

How You Could Benefit from Therapy During the Divorce Process

Even if you consider yourself to be a very strong person, the divorce process can be emotionally taxing. To that end, many people benefit from visiting with a therapist during their divorce to maintain a healthy emotional balance in their lives. The following are some of the primary benefits a therapist might provide during this… Read More »

Time After Valentine’s Day Popular for Handing Out Divorce Papers

Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular days of the year for marriage proposals. It also happens to be right around the time when many people file for divorce from their spouses. Many experts believe that the stress of the holiday season just a couple months before mid-February can put a lot of strain… Read More »

Tips for Protecting a Family Business During Divorce

If you own a family business with your spouse, a divorce could be a frightening prospect in terms of the impact it could have on the business. However, there are certain ways you can protect that business in the event of a divorce. The following are a few tips to help you accomplish this: Use… Read More »

Why Second Marriages are More Likely to End in Divorce

National studies show that second, third and subsequent marriages for individuals are more likely to end in divorce than first marriages. But why is this the case? The following are some of the most common reasons marriage experts believe are behind the numbers: Second marriages tend to be rushed: Studies indicate people tend to spend… Read More »

Big Brother Is Watching… And Telling Your Spouse Where You’ve Been Going

As you may have heard, especially if you belong to the bridge and tunnel crowd, New York State is ripping out cash toll booths and replacing them with license plate capturing cameras.  The result being that a toll bill will be mailed to the residence where the traveling vehicle is registered to. This process has… Read More »

Considerations for Your Pets During and After Divorce

While many of us think of our pets as being almost like our children, the law certainly does not hold them in the same regard. Pets are handled just like other household possessions in the divorce process. However, because of the strong emotional bond between humans and their animals, determining who gets custody of your… Read More »

Important Issues to Consider After a Divorce Later in Life

The divorce rate among people over 50 has risen sharply in recent years as more Baby Boomers, the generation with the highest frequency of divorces, have begun to reach retirement age. Between 1990 and 2014, the divorce rate for adults over 50 doubled, while the rate for adults over age 65 tripled. These divorcees later… Read More »

Do You Have to Answer Every Question at a Divorce Deposition?

At a divorce deposition, the other party’s attorney will be given the chance to ask you questions on a wide variety of subjects related to your divorce. These topics could include your overall health, your employment history, your fidelity during the marriage, any debts or assets you own and anything else that could factor into… Read More »

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