Learning About Divorce

3 Things You Shouldn’t Hide From Your Divorce Lawyer

Posted by on November 23, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Things You Shouldn’t Hide From Your Divorce Lawyer

When you are facing an impending divorce, it’s only natural to want to protect yourself in any way possible. After all, a divorce is deeply painful for most people, and it can make you feel a variety of horrible emotions all at the same time. It can be tempting to hide things from your divorce lawyer because dealing with extra stress or possible negative outcomes can inspire a great deal of fear. It may seem like just one more thing that you don’t want to handle. However, it is extremely important to be honest with your divorce...

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How Could Changes In Pennsylvania Divorce Law Affect Your Case?

Posted by on November 9, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How Could Changes In Pennsylvania Divorce Law Affect Your Case?

Unless you’ve already been married and divorced before, it’s unlikely you’ve made yourself intimately familiar with your state’s divorce laws. However, these laws can vary widely from state to stateā€”from Nevada’s notorious lax laws that often lead spouses seeking divorce under stricter laws to relocate for a few weeks to other states that have a fairly stringent list of reasons for which divorce can be granted. In Pennsylvania, a recent change to the time limits on uncontested divorce proceedings could impact the...

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When Your Livelihood Is Derived From Social Media And You’re Getting Divorced: How To Handle It Online

Posted by on November 2, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on When Your Livelihood Is Derived From Social Media And You’re Getting Divorced: How To Handle It Online

Divorce attorneys dread dealing with their client’s social media accounts. Many divorce attorneys advise their clients to put their social media accounts on hold until the divorce and custody issues are over. But what can you do if you happen to make your livelihood through social media? If you’re a professional blogger, Youtuber, or other social media maven that relies on your followers for your income, you can’t just step away from the keyboard. Here is a guide that you can use. 1.) Say nothing negative about your spouse....

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How A Cunning Spouse Can Hide Assets During A Divorce

Posted by on October 28, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How A Cunning Spouse Can Hide Assets During A Divorce

When people hide assets during a divorce, they don’t necessarily stash money in foreign bank accounts or hide physical assets from you. There are tricks people use to hide assets in plain sight. Here are four examples of such tricks: Undervaluing Assets This is one of the oldest tricks in the books, where a person reports a false (lower) value of an asset. This trick works best if you don’t know the value of the asset in question, and your spouse is aware of your ignorance. Therefore, your partner may report the true value of...

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From Deeply in Love to Deeply in Debt? How to Handle Bad-Credit Issues in a Divorce

Posted by on October 14, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on From Deeply in Love to Deeply in Debt? How to Handle Bad-Credit Issues in a Divorce

When you said “I do,” you probably envisioned a life of love and prosperity, but life can present some rude awakenings at times. If you are dealing with the stress that comes with debt at the same time as your divorce, there are a number of things that you can do to protect yourself and build your financial future during this part of your life. Assess the Laws of Your State If you live in a community-property state, you may be legally responsible for any debt that your former partner acquired during the marriage. That even...

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Three Things To Note About The Effect Of Social Media On Divorce

Posted by on September 16, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Three Things To Note About The Effect Of Social Media On Divorce

You probably know that social media can have a big impact on your divorce. However, not everybody knows the extent of this effect. For example, here are three things you may not know about the issue: Nothing Is Ever Private On Social Media When it comes to social media, one thing you should never forget is that nothing is private. Anything you post can be accessed by other people and be used against you in court. People can save screenshots of your postings, your friends can share your postings with others, and friends of your friends may be...

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Worried About Losing Custody of Your Kids Through a Divorce? Make Sure You Do These Things Now

Posted by on September 14, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Worried About Losing Custody of Your Kids Through a Divorce? Make Sure You Do These Things Now

Divorce can be a messy situation no matter how you look at it, but when you bring in the fact that you have children with the person whom you have shared your life, things can get really intense. If you and your significant other are on the road to divorce, and you are concerned that they may have intentions to take primary custody of your children, this can definitely be a stressful situation. You should know that there are a few things you can do right now before the legal process gets started that may sway the odds in your favor where...

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Facing A Guilty Conviction With A Criminal Drug Charge? Don’t Make These Big Mistakes

Posted by on September 9, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Facing A Guilty Conviction With A Criminal Drug Charge? Don’t Make These Big Mistakes

If there is one criminal conviction that can completely change your life, it is a criminal drug charge. Not only could you be facing fines and a criminal record, you could also be in danger of spending time in jail. In a lot of cases, someone charged with a drug crime will have a good judgement in advance of if they will indeed be found guilty of the crime, as this is something a criminal defense attorney can easily help you determine. If this is a position you are currently in, there are a few huge mistakes you have to work to avoid so you...

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Heading For Divorce? Go Ahead And Do These Things To Make The Process Easier

Posted by on September 7, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Heading For Divorce? Go Ahead And Do These Things To Make The Process Easier

Even though sometimes divorce is a sudden decision between two people, in most cases, it is one of those things that is suspected well in advance. Even if you slightly suspect that your journey as one entity is coming to a close, it is time to start thinking wisely about what happens when two people who are married choose to legally part ways. If you have a pretty good inclination that a divorce attorney is in your near future, there are a few things that you should do to start getting prepared for the endeavor ahead. Start separating your...

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The Stages Of Separating: When To Use Which Strategy

Posted by on September 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Stages Of Separating: When To Use Which Strategy

If you and your spouse just can’t get along and find yourselves contemplating splitting up, but you’re not quite sure things are rocky enough to actually go through with divorce, you do have options that could help you stay together — or to make the decision to go through with the final step. Many people talk about being separated and headed for divorce, but this isn’t a direct line that you must always walk. It is possible to separate for a while just to see how things go, or go straight to divorce if the situation...

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