Monthly Archives: July 2015

Why Estate Planning Matters

Most people know that estate planning is important – but many also sort of think that it’s something there is always “more time” to do, or something that isn’t really important to have done until …

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Taking Care Of Your Credit After A Divorce

For many people, a divorce can be costly – both emotionally and financially. During a divorce, you may feel like you cannot keep up with all of your financial obligations, or that things like your …

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Annulment vs. Divorce

If you and/or your partner at looking at separating, you may have some questions about what legal options exist for you when determining how to end your marriage. There are two ways to legally end …

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Making Temporary Alimony Permanent

Alimony, also known as spousal support, is on-going financial support by one former spouse to the other, for a defined period of time, either following separation or divorce. If you plan to pay your soon-to-be-former …

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Is Child Support Taxable?

Going through a divorce with children can be difficult and emotionally draining. Many people face long battles when seeking custody of their children, but there are also other concerns that divorcees need to settle with …

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How Long Is Spousal Support Ordered

When going through a divorce, many couples end up receiving—or are having to pay—either child support or spousal support (also known as alimony). While it is understood that child support will be paid until the …

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Helping Your Children Cope With Divorce

Going through a divorce can be hard on adults, let alone children. While the parents need to remain emotionally healthy, it is also important that the children involved in the divorce—if there are any— are …

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Can You Seek A Divorce By Jury

Deciding to get a divorce is a tough decision, and getting both partners to agree to terms and to act civilly about the division of assets can be tricky. Fortunately, California has a no fault …

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MY EX MOVED IN WITH A NEW PARTNER, CAN I STOP PAYING SUPPORT?

Every state has a set of rules put in place when it comes to child support. It does not matter if the parents were married at the time of the child’s birth or not, The …

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