Do-It-Yourself Divorces: Not The One-Size Fits All Solution For Most Marriages

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. Read More 

What To Do When The Executor Of An Estate Refuses To Discuss Estate Matters

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.  Soft Contact The best way to initially contact the executor of the estate is by email, telephone or text. Read More 

If You Hit The Lottery, Does Your Soon-To-Be Ex-Spouse Get A Share?

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. Read More 

Debunking The Most Prevailing Myths Women Have About Prenuptial Agreements

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. Read More 

3 Ways To Protect Your Kids During A Divorce

If you and your spouse have made the decision to divorce, one of your biggest concerns might be the effects this will have on your kids. While divorce does affect children, you may be able to minimize these effects by handling the situation properly. Here are three tips to help you know how to protect your children during your divorce. Keep the kids out of it Divorces take time and can be messy, but they should not involve the kids. Read More