Very few Alabama residents who sever their marital ties plan on attending regular outings with their former spouses. In another state, however, the law actually requires parents of minor children who divorce to take a parenting class together. For those who still get along fairly well with the other parent, this should pose no problem. However, what about those who can barely stand to beContinue reading
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Issues often indicative of divorce
Many people in Alabama can think back on their childhoods to make-believe situations where they pretended to be able to predict the future. Once adulthood arrives, however, most people realize that such games truly are for children; in real life, there’s no way to know what will happen tomorrow, next week or years from now. Sometimes, though, there are certain issues, experiences or behaviors thatContinue reading
Worried about child custody decisions in divorce?
Many cases in Alabama courts pertain to children. One particular area of family law where this is prevalent is divorce. It’s very common for parents who no longer wish to remain married to face challenging issues regarding child custody, visitation and financial support. Decisions regarding where children will live, who will pay for their education, medical bills, and other expenses such as where the kids willContinue reading
Will dating during Alabama divorce proceedings affect outcome?
Not every Alabama marriage lasts a lifetime. In fact, spouses often file for divorce for a wide variety of reasons. Some say their partners no longer listen to them. Others say they have simply grown apart. Then, there are those who claim their spouses have been unfaithful. Regardless of particular events that may lead to divorce, the whole process can be quite stressful as eachContinue reading
Is your spouse using Bitcoin to hide assets in divorce?
Many Alabama marriages end in court when couples determine (for any number of reasons) they no longer wish to be united. Whether the divorce process is relatively simple and benign or fraught with stress and complication depends on many factors, including how willing each spouse is to compromise and cooperate in forging an agreeable settlement. If someone refuses to play by the rules and startsContinue reading
Alabama divorce: Child custody exchanges not always amicable
Try as they might, some former Alabama couples simply can’t get along to save their lives. In fact, many have said they can barely be in the same room as their former spouses without getting into raging arguments. Sadly, many children witness contentious outbursts between their parents after divorce, especially during custody exchanges. A sheriff’s department in another state has developed a plan it believesContinue reading
Divorce: How crucial is timing?
Many people in Alabama will be among those who decide to end their marriages this year. Some estimates state that nearly half of all marriages end in divorce. Whatever the actual numbers might be, one thing is certain: The process is seldom easy. Navigating a divorce is often wrought with challenge as various issues pertaining to property, finances or children arise. However, above and beyondContinue reading
Divorce may be on horizon for Kim Kardashian and Kanye West
Some months ago, fans in Alabama and across the nation expressed their support for Hollywood star, Kim Kardashian, after learning she was robbed in her hotel room. Kardashian was rescued (although she suffered the loss of some expensive jewels) but reportedly told sources close to her that her husband, Kanye West, did not offer the support she needed as she recovered from her traumatic experience.Continue reading
Divorce, holidays and finances: Finding balance between all three
Ending a marriage is seldom easy, and anyone in Alabama who has obtained one when a holiday season was just around the bend likely understands the strain it can place on one’s pocketbook. Holiday or no, recovering financially after divorce is a huge challenge for many. There are several ways to mitigate the strain and move forward toward a successful future. A first step inContinue reading
Divorce is seldom easy: Avoid these mistakes
Not every marriage in Alabama will last a lifetime. Going through divorce means various challenges may arise that bear significant impact on one’s ability to move forward toward a successful and happy future. When children are involved, problems may not be so easily resolved. Parents typically want what is best for their children, but when a communication breakdown has occurred between former spouses, each mayContinue reading