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Child Support in California

In divorce, there are many issues to consider and obstacles to overcome. One of the most important issues facing divorcing couples is what to do with the children. Along with fighting for child custody...
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Get Help for Anger Issues

While most people do not like to talk about the reality of spousal abuse, the fact remains that divorce can be a dangerous time for both partners. Tragedy struck in Kern County recently when...
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Divorce Myths You Might Want to Ignore

Divorce is constantly featured in the media, and society has accepted many “facts” about divorce that may, in reality, be untrue. In fact, there are many divorce myths that those who are considering such...
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Paying for College Tuition

Are you legally required to pay for your child’s college tuition? If you refuse to do so, can your child receive more financial aid? Can you compel your former spouse to pay for college...
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Single Dads Can Be Custodial Parents Too

While most custody agreements are centered around shared or joint custody of children, a growing number of single dads are taking on the role of sole custodian. This is especially common if the mother...
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Marital Debt Division in a California Divorce

When a couple decides to divorce, they divide more than assets. They must also divide debt that has been incurred during the marriage. California is considered a “community property” state. This means assets acquired...
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Handling False Abuse Allegations

Many men involved in divorces are facing false abuse allegations by their former spouse. These allegations may take the form of reported threats you made toward your spouse or the children or reports of...
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Could You be Suffering From Depression?

Divorce is one of the most stressful times of your life, and it can often lead to depression. However, many people, particularly men, do not even realize that they are depressed! The symptoms of...
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A Few Things to Consider Before Getting Divorced

There are a few important things to consider before getting divorced. Many of these considerations have to do with taking care of yourself physically and emotionally. It is important to work through your feelings...
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Dividing Your Vacation Time Successfully

You may already be planning a great spring break or summer vacation, but what happens when your ex becomes obstructive and tries to spoil your vacation plans? The key to preventing this type of...