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Divorce situations and situations pertaining to marriage after divorce can sometimes be more complicated than they appear. These are just some ideas of questions to consider for discussion when moving on after divorce.
All custody decisions must be in the child’s best interest. Find out what this means and how you can show the court you’re fit for custody.
Mediation has the best chance of success when the divorce is uncontested or both parties are genuinely committed to working amicably toward an agreement on outstanding issues.
Obtaining individual legal counsel can provide an individual with legal advice and knowledge regarding the divorce issues and possible solutions.
Valuation of business interests in the context of divorce can be complex and litigating the issues of support and asset division can be challenging.
Even if you and your spouse have the best of intentions and full financial disclosure, there are several reasons why a family lawyer should review your do-it-yourself divorce agreement before you sign it.
While the dynamics are different in divorce, it does not change the fact that life insurance is still a must when a divorce settlement is inevitable. Without proper coverage, you may not be able to maintain your lifestyle or support your children when your ex passes away.
In divorce actions, all participants would prefer a scenario where the one spouse dictates the separation terms. Particularly if you are concerned about the home business you worked so hard to build, animosity toward a divorcing spouse should be avoided at all costs.
Even if you think you’ve kept finances separate, there are laws and divorce negotiations that may have financial implications. That’s where hiring a Certified Financial Analyst® (CDFA®) can ease the burden.