If you are going through a divorce, do not pay expenses for your soon-to-be-ex-wife, such as marital home mortgage payments, and expect the court to give you credit for it later. The following case study example is loosely based on the facts from a recently released Appellate Court decision in …CONTINUE READING
Financial Planning Tips To Help Mitigate Divorce Costs
When your marriage ends, the storm of divorce costs can leave you reeling financially. It takes some guys years to get back to a place of stability after losing thousands to attorney fees, filing costs, child support, alimony, and more. In recent months, with inflation hitting record levels and many …CONTINUE READING
The 3 Most Effective Ways To Limit Divorce Costs
Divorce costs have a nasty way of getting out of control before you even realize what hit you. A lot of guys are unfamiliar with the many unexpected factors that end up driving up the cost of divorce. The hit to their wallet ends up blindsiding them, and the shock …CONTINUE READING
What Is The Best Way To Request A Custody Or Support Modification?
Question: What is the best way to request a modification to custody and child support due to a change in income and the amount of time I’m given with my son changing since mediation?CONTINUE READING
Are You Paying Too Much Child Support?
Question: How much child support is too much to pay? I’m currently paying $1,200 each month and recently received a letter requesting even more. I don’t see how I can afford this.CONTINUE READING
The Risks & Consequences Of Hiding Assets In Divorce
When couples are separating their assets during the divorce process, it is common for one party to feel they’re drawing the short straw. When it seems as though your ex is about to make out much better than you in the property settlement, you might be tempted to hide your …CONTINUE READING
Is Alimony Always Required In Divorce?
Question: Is alimony required in divorce?CONTINUE READING
Can I Reduce Child Support If My Ex Remarries?
Question: Will my child support obligation go down if my ex-wife gets remarried?CONTINUE READING
How To Calculate Child Support
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 …CONTINUE READING
Men Shouldn’t Fear Asking For Alimony
Are you afraid of asking for alimony or spousal support because you’re a man? Because you shouldn’t be.CONTINUE READING