Month: August 2020

Expect the unexpected during a divorce

There are many ways that your life will change when you go through a divorce. Some individuals think that they know what to expect as they work through this; however, there are some aspects of a divorce that you might not think about that are actually common. The...

Consider this when working with a nanny during divorce

Many people think about how their relationship with their children might change when they go through a divorce. It’s true that you’re going to have less time with the children since they have to split their time between both homes. Being able to provide consistency...

What are your parenting priorities in your upcoming divorce?

You may be a successful professional, but your family has always come first. After all, one of the reasons you work so hard is to provide a good life for your children. Now that you're going through a divorce, your family dynamic is definitely going to change....

How to protect your property in divorce

As you move closer to the divorce process, you’ll come to realize that you have concerns about property division. While you’re fighting to retain as many assets as possible, your spouse is doing the same. And that can result in a standoff of epic proportions....

Seeking alimony? If you put your career on hold, you should

When you got married, you made decent money. Your spouse was a professional athlete, so they made much more than you, and there was no lack of financial security. Since you had your child, you have been staying at home more. Your career took a backseat to your spouse...

How do you divide your art collection in a divorce?

They say a picture is worth a 1000 words. If you are getting divorced and have a collection of art, you will need a more precise measurement of your pieces' worth. You will also need to determine which of you owns any particular piece. Splitting an art collection...

4 reasons divorce is more complicated for professional athletes

The ability to focus is what makes a professional athlete stand out. Divorce can make it hard to focus on the hoop, the hole or the posts. More assets to divide: For most people, the property to be split in a divorce is limited. As a professional athlete, your assets...

Use a premarital agreement to protect your wealth

The decision to marry your partner is a big one, as it will affect your personal life, career and financial circumstances in a variety of ways. And while no one wants to consider the chance of a future divorce, it’s always a possibility. With that possibility in mind,...

Protecting your investments with a postnuptial agreement

When you got married, you decided not to use a prenuptial agreement. For one thing, you worried that your spouse would find the suggestion difficult. Your career also hadn’t really taken off at that point, so it felt less important. You both worked and lived an...