Deconstructing The Myth Of The ‘Deadbeat Dad’

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One of the fatal flaws of the child support system is that it takes a collect-at-all-costs approach to gathering payments from the payor. It’s essentially, “pay or else,” which causes catastrophic problems for families if a parent ever falls behind on payments. Say a father unexpectedly loses his job and

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What To Know About Proper Courtroom Etiquette

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When you’re making a courtroom appearance, there is a certain level of decorum you are expected to uphold. Fair or not, disregarding that etiquette can negatively affect your case. It would be nice if we were only judged by what’s inside, but appearances matter when it comes to appearing before

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Strategically Planning For The Possibility Of Divorce

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Although there is debate over what the exact divorce rate in the United States actually is, somewhere around 40-50% of all marriages end in divorce. The financial ramifications of ending a marriage can affect the rest of your life. No one plans on their marriage ending in divorce, but nonetheless

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Men’s Divorce Podcast: What To Do With The House

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Each month, the Cordell & Cordell Men’s Divorce Podcast features an in-depth discussion on specific issues that affect men going through the divorce process. In this month’s episode, Cordell & Cordell Managing Partner/CEO Scott Trout chats with Christina Strait, broker/owner of Strait Realty, and Tom Mueller, Vice President of Mortgage

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