As you go through the divorce process, you’re bound to have questions about your legal responsibilities and rights that you hadn’t previously considered. For instance, if your spouse is currently covered under your health insurance policy, you may be wondering when the earliest possible (or appropriate) time is to cancel that coverage. Can I Cancel…

Divorce is likely one of the most stressful events people can go through. Although it may take months or even years for a couple to make the decision to divorce, once they do, they typically want it to be over with as soon as possible. So, it’s no surprise that two of the most common…

Can a Collaborative Divorce Save You Money and Your Sanity? The collaborative process for divorce is not your usual highly combative emotional car wreck scenario that most divorces devolve into. It is a good option for couples who feel they can work out their divorce settlement themselves without court intervention but still value the guidance…

Money is one of the most common sources of marital friction, and a major cause of divorce. Unfortunately, most people avoid talking about money until they’re in the more advanced stages of their relationship, or even worse, until they’re married. Don’t put off talking about money because it feels awkward or uncomfortable. There are few…

Ripped From the Headlines: What NOT To Do in a Custody Battle It’s not surprising to see news about a celebrity couple getting divorced. However, this headline caught our attention: Angelina Jolie could lose custody of kids if their relationship with Brad Pitt doesn’t improve. The couple has been separated since September 2016 and according…

From book reports to baseball practice, you want to be involved in your stepkid’s life. You want to parent the child you are helping to raise, but can you legally be their parent if you simply married into the family? Can you adopt your spouse’s biological child? If you are married to the mother or…