Monthly Archives: August 2015

custody agreements and pets

Can Custody Agreements Include Pets?

Custody is a common issue that arises during a divorce proceeding. While people typically think of children when it comes to a custody decision, there are an increasing number of divorce custody agreements surrounding...
divorce does not mean failure

Do Not Think of Divorce as a Failure

No one goes into a marriage expecting to get divorced. However, it does happen and can occur no matter how many years you have been married or how much in love you were when...
mistakes in divorce

Common Mistakes to Avoid in Divorce

In divorce, the stakes are high. You have to divide assets and, if children are involved, determine child custody arrangements and child support payments. In divorce, there is a lot on the line and...
parenting post divorce

Tips for Parenting Post-Divorce

After a divorce, it can be difficult to co-parent. Divorce is meant to separate a couple; however, when children are involved, it may be impossible to make a clean break. While divorce is likely...
infidelity and divorce

Can Infidelity Be Used Against You in Divorce?

Despite the common belief that infidelity can cost you in divorce, judges in many states, including California, do not usually care about evidence suggesting infidelity, even if it is submitted. Judges rarely concern themselves...
social security post-divorce

Maximizing Social Security Post-Divorce

When you go through a divorce, there are many things you must consider, from the division of property to custody arrangements. One area that is often overlooked, but should be addressed, is Social Security....