Month: March 2013

Does it matter who files for divorce first?

Filing for divorce can be a very emotional decision for many spouses to make. While it is not an easy decision to make, many people wonder if it matters who files for divorce first.A person should not be the first one to file for divorce just out of spite. There are...

The basics of alimony

Many people going through divorce have questions about alimony. What is alimony, how is it determined and how long will it have to be paid are some of the most common questions about alimony.Alimony is a monthly payment that one spouse pays to the other spouse...

The dangers of DIY divorce

Divorce has gained much attention lately as the divorce rate remains high in the U.S. With so many people facing divorce, some have started to try and find ways to save as much money as they can by getting a divorce without a lawyer.Do-it-yourself divorces may save...

Financial tips to consider during divorce

Many couples going through divorce worry about the financial impact it will have on their lives. Despite the challenges of addressing the financial concerns after divorce, it is important for couples to understand how their finances may change and what steps to take...

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