Question: Will my child support obligation go down if my ex-wife gets remarried?CONTINUE READING
How Soon Can You Remarry After Divorce?
Question: I got divorced a little over a month ago. How long do I have to wait before I can remarry?CONTINUE READING
Gray Divorce Revolution: Handling Divorce After 50
There is a misconception that divorce is for the young. Once a couple survives the initial hurdles of marriage and child raising, then gets past the mid-life crises, it seems like their relationship should be in the clear. In reality, older couples are divorcing more than ever before. Overall, the …CONTINUE READING
Is My Fiancée Allowed Around My Children?
Question: I have been divorced for a couple years and recently got engaged. My children love my fiancée, but my ex-wife is very upset about the living arrangements and has threatened to call the police if our kids are left alone with my wife-to-be. Can she do that? There is …CONTINUE READING
Will My Divorce Decree Be Affected If I Remarry?
Question: If I move in or remarry, will my divorce decree change based on my new spouse’s income or assets?CONTINUE READING
How Will An Increase In Income Affect My Alimony And Child Support?
Question: I am going to receive a substantial increase in my income. Will I have to pay an increase in my ex-wife’s alimony and how will that affect my children’s child support? I am also remarrying soon and am unsure how my new wife’s income will be used in my …CONTINUE READING
Papal Proclamation Encourages Support For Divorced Families
By William J. Phelan, IV Cordell & Cordell In his 2016 proclamation, Amoris Laetitia (or The Joy of Love), Pope Francis discusses the need for communities to be open, accepting, and comforting to families who are going through divorce. In a refreshing manner, the Pope turns away from judgment or …CONTINUE READING
5 Tips For Successfully Blending Families
When we think of the traditional American family we tend to picture Mom, Dad, a couple of kids and the family dog. However, the typical family structure in the United States is rapidly changing. According to Pew Research, just 46% of kids younger than 18 live in traditional families with …CONTINUE READING
DadsDivorce Live: Pre-Cohabitation’s Effect On Marital Quality
The majority of studies concerning long-term relationships have failed to examine pre-cohabitation history together.CONTINUE READING
Examining The Predictors Of Marital Quality
How can a couple’s experience prior to marriage affect their relationship satisfaction later on in life? In a report for the National Marriage Project, Galena Rhoades and Scott Stanley found that a couples’ pre-cohabitation relationship history can play a big role in how well they get along later in their …CONTINUE READING