Divorce & Finances

Learning the best tips to prepare for financial negotiations during divorce to getting ready to manage your own finances moving forward, get advice from our finance experts.

Who Pays For The Divorce Attorney?

2020-11-18T23:03:56+00:00

The cost of an attorney can vary widely, from divorce attorneys who charge a flat $500 fee for uncontested divorces to upwards of $10,000 in contested cases. If there is not an agreement regarding children or high net worth individuals are involved, the expense can be even more extreme. This raises the question of

Who Pays For The Divorce Attorney?2020-11-18T23:03:56+00:00

How To Handle The Mortgage After Divorce

2020-09-24T13:19:43+00:00

Dealing with a divorce with mortgage is a little more complicated than a no-property divorce. Your home may be the most valuable asset that you own together. It may also have sentimental value to you as being your first home or where your children grew up. You and your spouse will have to either

How To Handle The Mortgage After Divorce2020-09-24T13:19:43+00:00

Social Security & Disability After Divorce

2020-09-27T13:51:40+00:00

Many spouses who are disabled or who are married to someone who is disabled have many questions about disability benefits, divorce, and disability benefits. Spouses may pose questions to their attorneys like “I am disabled and my husband wants a divorce. What do I do?” or “Can my ex wife get my Social Security

Social Security & Disability After Divorce2020-09-27T13:51:40+00:00

Ex-Husband Won’t Pay Child Support

2020-11-17T17:09:16+00:00

If you have searched for “my ex isn’t paying court-ordered child support,” you are far from alone. Back in 2017, it was estimated that $10 billion in court-ordered child support was not being collected - and that was before the COVID-19 pandemic that left millions of non-custodial parents unemployed. The U.S. Census reports that

Ex-Husband Won’t Pay Child Support2020-11-17T17:09:16+00:00

Can You Disinherit A Spouse After Divorce?

2020-09-27T13:53:25+00:00

After getting a divorce, many spouses want to disinherit their ex and remove them from fiduciary duties, such as being named as the executor of your will or the agent in your power of attorney. The rules regarding disinheriting your spouse after a divorce vary by where you live and the terms of your

Can You Disinherit A Spouse After Divorce?2020-09-27T13:53:25+00:00

Health Insurance After Divorce

2020-09-27T13:55:26+00:00

Divorce is an emotionally devastating time. Compounding the emotional distress are additional challenges brought on by divorce, including worrying about health insurance. Many people are tied to their spouse’s insurance from work, so when they get a divorce they worry about how they will protect their health to treat a chronic condition or what

Health Insurance After Divorce2020-09-27T13:55:26+00:00

What Is Child Support? What Does It Cover?

2020-07-28T09:47:45+00:00

Lawmakers understand the importance of providing financial support to a child and not having a child’s financial circumstances be different just because their parents are no longer together. Therefore, they have established specific guidelines and rules regarding child support. Child support often covers the basic needs of a child, including funds to help pay

What Is Child Support? What Does It Cover?2020-07-28T09:47:45+00:00

Ex-Husband Won’t Pay Alimony

2020-06-05T12:37:17+00:00

One common question that divorce attorneys receive from already divorced potential clients is “can I sue my ex-husband for alimony?” Most of the time this question is being asked because the former spouse is not honoring their obligation to pay spousal support from their initial divorce case.   Most of the time folks dealing with

Ex-Husband Won’t Pay Alimony2020-06-05T12:37:17+00:00

Homeowners Insurance During Divorce

2020-05-08T18:28:31+00:00

Policy Ownership Divorce is inevitably a stressful situation that requires a substantial amount of patience. While assets such your home are most likely going to be one of the main considerations to sort out with your ex-spouse, remember not to overlook your insurance policies during the process. There are many different ways that you

Homeowners Insurance During Divorce2020-05-08T18:28:31+00:00
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