Everything You Need to Know About Modifications After Divorce

Everything You Need to Know About Modifications After Divorce

As life moves on after divorce and you experience new life milestones, you may find that your custody agreement no longer works or you're unable to pay the same amount of spousal support. Whatever your situation may be, you could be eligible for a divorce decree modification. Who's Eligible for a D...

Don’t Mistake Terms: “Restraining Order” Is A Divorce Matter

Don't Mistake Terms: "Restraining Order" Is A Divorce Matter

When you hear the term, "restraining order," you probably think of physical abuse or a similarly scandalous situation. While some couples do experience violence before or during divorce, a restraining order amid divorce is not only for parties alleging or afraid of violence. A restraining order can ...

Prenuptial Agreement: What Is It & Do You Need One?

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Over the years, it has been a common practice for the wealthy to obtain prenuptial agreements to protect their property should a divorce occur. But prenuptial agreements aren't just for the wealthy. In fact, a majority of attorneys—62%—have seen an increase in the total number of clients seeking...

5 Tips for Preparing for Your Divorce

5 Tips for Preparing for Your Divorce

Knowing your marriage is heading toward divorce often raises more questions and concerns than anything. There are many items to consider, all which you have to juggle while trying to do what's best for you and your family. Can you afford it? What will happen to your shared finances? How will divorce...

6 Topics to Avoid on Social Media During Divorce

Most people have heard how important it is to exercise caution when using social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat. Often, however, they do not understand what "caution" means, especially in the context of divorce. As a result, the divorce and related child-custody p...

Getting Divorced? Prepare for These Changes to Your Social Life.

If you are thinking about getting a divorce, you need to know about the social consequences that will follow. You may not experience them until months after the ink is dry on your divorce decree. But knowing these things might happen may make it easier to navigate life post-divorce and continue to h...

Common Issues in Common Law Divorce

Texas is one of ten jurisdictions (nine states and the District of Columbia) in the country that recognizes common-law marriage. Each state has its own definitions of common law marriage. In Texas, the term "informal marriage" is also used. Legality of a Common Law Marriage To be legal, your Texas...