4 Ways You May be Sabotaging Your Child Custody Claim

6 Tips to Help You Talk to Your Kids About Divorce

After making the decision that divorce is the best thing for you and your spouse, you then face the dreaded task of telling your children. Visions of explosive tears, temper tantrums, and slammed doors may haunt you in the days leading up to your breaking news. While any or all of these reactions are reasonable … Continue reading “6 Tips to Help You Talk to Your Kids About Divorce”

Social Media and Divorce: 3 Things NOT to Do on Social Media During the Divorce Process

We all process emotions differently. Some internalize, some seek therapy, and some benefit from venting to friends and family. For most of us, getting a divorce is unknown territory, so it’s hard to anticipate how we’ll deal with our emotions during this trying time until it happens. While venting is healthy, like most things there’s … Continue reading “Social Media and Divorce: 3 Things NOT to Do on Social Media During the Divorce Process”

New Year, New You: 5 Ways You Can Own 2018 After a Divorce

There is no better time to start anew than the beginning of a brand new year. If you’ve gone through a divorce in the past year, starting all over again in the new year feels like a breath of fresh air. But sometimes changes are a lot easier to want to make than to actually … Continue reading “New Year, New You: 5 Ways You Can Own 2018 After a Divorce”

How to Succeed at Co-Parenting!

Separation and divorce can be one of the hardest storms a family has to weather. But even on rainy days the sun can make an appearance. Despite any hard feelings, it’s important for parents to work together to make sure the children remain unscathed as the family dynamic changes. Of course, this is easier said … Continue reading “How to Succeed at Co-Parenting!”

6 Things You Should Take Care of Before a Divorce

The day you decide to file for a divorce can be the start of a very difficult period in your life, and it’s important to try and make it as easy as possible for yourself and your kids. It IS possible, if you ensure that you do the following before you officially file the paperwork: … Continue reading “6 Things You Should Take Care of Before a Divorce”

Is it Time? 5 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Deciding to Get a Divorce

No one ever gets married with the expectation that they’ll get divorced one day. Everyone wants the happily-ever-after after walking down the aisle. Unfortunately, the shocking divorce statistics in the U.S. show otherwise, with nearly 40% of marriages ending up in divorce. Divorce is a heartbreaking decision to make and can be a drawn out … Continue reading “Is it Time? 5 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Deciding to Get a Divorce”

4 Ways You May be Sabotaging Your Child Custody Claim

For many parents, going through a child custody proceeding can be one of the toughest and most challenging times in their life. If you’re going through a child custody battle, you want to do everything you can to make the best of your case. Unfortunately, you may be negatively affecting your child custody claim without knowing … Continue reading “4 Ways You May be Sabotaging Your Child Custody Claim”

Texas Spousal Maintenance/Alimony: How is it Calculated?

Alimony or spousal support allows one spouse to receive periodic payments to ensure that the partner without sufficient income has support while they get back on their feet. Spouse support in Texas is designed to ensure that both spouses can meet their basic needs after the divorce. In Texas, alimony is legally referred to as … Continue reading “Texas Spousal Maintenance/Alimony: How is it Calculated?”

The Dangers of Handling Your Texas Divorce on Your Own, Without an Attorney

Sometimes getting a divorce is necessary for couples to leave an unhappy situation and get on with their lives; for others, it’s a heartbreaking ordeal. No matter who wants to split up and who doesn’t, the fact remains that no one can force a marriage to continue, and if either partner wants a divorce, they … Continue reading “The Dangers of Handling Your Texas Divorce on Your Own, Without an Attorney”

When Should We Consider Signing a Post-Marital Agreement?

Many people have heard of premarital or postnuptial agreements and tend to think poorly of them. But did you know that there’s also such a thing as a post-marital agreement and it can be a huge benefit in a relationship? Both a premarital and post-marital agreement only serve to help you protect your assets and … Continue reading “When Should We Consider Signing a Post-Marital Agreement?”

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