Divorce Settlement Agreements And Court Approval The divorce has been hard enough, and now there might be a trial? Trials may look good on television, but in most cases a settlement outside of court proceedings can be a better way to go. If you and your spouse can agree on the important issues in your… Continue reading Divorce Settlement Agreements And Court Approval
Debt And Marriage: When Do I Owe My Spouse’s Debts? Whether you and your spouse are responsible for paying each other’s debts will depend primarily on where you live. If your state follows common law property rules, spouses are only liable for their own debts, with a few exceptions. For instance, both spouses must pay… Continue reading Debt And Marriage: When Do I Owe My Spouse’s Debts?
Can We Use A Prenup To Keep Child Support Payments Reasonable? When a couple decides to marry, their thoughts very naturally turn to happy things—like the well-wishes of family and friends, wedding planning, and dreams of a warm and romantic honeymoon destination. But before they marry, it’s prudent for each prospective spouse to consider his… Continue reading Can We Use A Prenup To Keep Child Support Payments Reasonable?
Can I Request Alimony After Divorce Proceedings Are Complete Even when divorce is for the best, it can make a person feel as though their whole life has turned upside down. Going from a two-person income household to two different one-person income households can also be a significant financial change for both former spouses. If… Continue reading Can I Request Alimony After Divorce Proceedings Are Complete
Can I Do A Postnuptial Agreement Without A Lawyer? For many of us, having conversations about money and the potential future end of a marriage can be uncomfortable at best. However, entering into an agreement to protect yourself can be a smart move in many situations. If you think of getting married as entering into… Continue reading Can I Do A Postnuptial Agreement Without A Lawyer?
Can Men Get Alimony? Spousal support is a court-ordered payment from one former spouse to the other. The award of spousal support does not depend on gender. Rather it depends on whether one spouse is less financially stable because the other spouse has been the primary earner in the family. Whether a person can get… Continue reading Can Men Get Alimony?