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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Child Support Options When Unemployed

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If you’re a divorced dad who suddenly finds himself out of work, you’re probably concerned about what happens with child support when unemployed. This unexpected transition can spell financial catastrophe. Suddenly, you’re scrambling to figure out how to pay child support with no job or how to get child support

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How To Calculate Child Support

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Child support law is tough to understand. It’s also an area of the divorce process in which many non-custodial parents, who are usually fathers, feel they are often mistreated by family courts with court-ordered child support amounts that seem higher than they can afford. Parts of the formulas used by

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Why It Pays To Settle Your Divorce Out Of Court

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Negotiating the terms of a divorce agreement isn’t easy even when you and your ex are parting on good terms. When there’s animosity between the two of you, the process turns into a complete nightmare. Surprisingly, the percentage of cases that settle before trial is very high. Typical divorce settlements

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