How To Fit Child Support In Your Budget

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One of the biggest challenges divorced dads face in the days following a divorce is figuring out how to budget responsibly. Divorce is often very expensive. Even after the case is settled, there are lingering expenses such as child support and alimony that can affect your finances for years to

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Is Child Support Debt Consolidation Possible?

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Falling behind on child support payments is one of the quickest ways fathers can cripple their finances, especially in states that apply interest charges. Child support debt can quickly snowball and lead to wage garnishment and in some cases even prison. Inherently, the child support system is especially harsh on

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3 Misconceptions About The Child Support System

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Cordell & Cordell Co-Founder Joe Cordell has talked extensively about the many flaws of the modern child support system. In theory, the system should ensure that all necessary expenses needed to raise a child are covered, but in reality it often drives a wedge between families and creates excessive financial

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4 Intangible Costs Of Divorce

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When estimating the potential cost of divorce, it is easy to get caught up in how expensive the process is going to be. It is one of the most significant financial life events a person can go through. The cost of divorce can hit your bank account, retirement savings, credit

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Divorcing When You Work For Your Wife’s Business

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Question: I’ve been a stay-at-home dad for 10 years. During this time I’ve worked, in a limited capacity, at my wife’s business. Should I seek full-time employment, separate from my responsibilities at her office, prior to our divorce, or should I wait until the divorce is finalized?

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