Paying For The Marital Home Prior To Mediation

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Question: Following our temporary divorce hearing the judge ordered me to pay child support and continue making payments on the marital  home until we meet with a mediator. I can’t afford to continue making these house payments. What are my options if my name is the only one on the


Can Permanent Alimony Be Modified?

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Question: I am 62 years old and am paying permanent alimony. I am paying nearly $1,500 per month and don’t think I will ever be able to retire. Is there anything I can do to modify or terminate my alimony payments?


Video: Cordell & Cordell News – April 24, 2015


Dads Divorce, sponsor Cordell & Cordell and sister site have teamed up to present a series of weekly recap videos to keep you informed on the latest news and top stories. This week, Cordell & Cordell posted a column by Principal Partner Joe Cordell for Financial Advisor Magazine explaining


DadsDivorce LIVE: Parenting Programs Show Anti-Dad Bias

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According to a recent study by Yale University professor Catherine Panter-Brick and her colleagues, parenting programs around the world frequently fail to engage fathers. After a literature review of 199 studies regarding fathers’ participation and impact in programs to support parents, the researchers discovered by and large programs designed to help


Parenting Programs Show Bias Against Fathers

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We already know that dads face numerous biases in the family court system. Now, a new study shows programs designed to help mothers and fathers become better parents often exclude dads to the detriment of their children. Yale University professor Catherine Panter-Brick and her colleagues recently conducted a systematic review


Amending A Child Support Order Retroactively

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Question: My ex-spouse was given custody of our three children in 2012, but they have been living with me since August 2014. She signed a letter allowing me to raise them, but has yet to return any of the child support garnished from my wages. As I am preparing a