If your spouse has filed for divorce, you may be left wondering how you're going to provide for yourself now that the marriage is over. This is particularly true if you've been the one who has remained in the home, while they were the one who went out and worked. If you have no source of income, you should talk to your attorney about spousal support, especially if the marriage was long-term.
Is your marriage in trouble and you feel that a divorce is the best way to take care of things? If so, you may be irritated at the prospect of having a lengthy divorce proceeding, and this may have you thinking that a "do-it-yourself divorce" could help you be rid of your spouse quickly so that you can move on with your new life.
There are options for people to file for divorces on their own, but handling a divorce is a complicated endeavor, and there is a lot that could go wrong if you do not have legal representation.
Do you feel as though the executor of the estate of a loved one is all of a sudden avoiding you? If so, you may not know the best way to legally and morally handle the situation. The following information will provide you with the best approach to this type of situation.
The best way to initially contact the executor of the estate is by email, telephone or text.
Congratulations! You gambled a buck, bought a lottery ticket, and won a cool $100,000! It's your lucky day! Unless, of course, you happen to still be in that state of "separated but not yet single" stage that occurs somewhere between marriage and divorce. In that situation, you may end up having to share your winnings. Here's what you should know.
The Laws Of Your State Are An Important Factor
The laws of the state that you live in are going to factor strongly in how the situation plays out.
According to some of the more recent studies, the number of Americans opting for a prenuptial agreement before they tie the knot is on the rise. In fact, 63 percent of divorce attorneys claim that they have seen a rise in how many clients they have that are asking for this agreement. Even more interesting, 46 percent say that they have seen a notable difference in how many women walk into their offices looking to create a formal legal premarital agreement.