Why Adultery Is More Serious Than Some Expect

"I 've been charged with adultery," is something most people do not expect to hear. After all, cheating on a spouse is a crime that usually ends in divorce, not jail time. It is a civil, not criminal offense, right? Well, the answer to this question is not as clear cut as one might expect. Surprising to some, adultery is a crime in almost half the states. In fact, cheating on a husband or wife could be punishable by jail time, in some instances. [Read More]

Reducing Your Child Support Payments

Child support can be a huge burden on the lives of those who have to pay it regularly. As a result, many people seek legal help to reduce their child support payments so that they can generate enough income and savings to build a new life after a divorce or other life change. Here are some instances where you could potentially get your child support payments reduced. 1. The Other Parent's Income Increases [Read More]

After The Divorce: 4 Things To Remember

Divorce can be very tumultuous.  You will go through a variety of emotions during the divorce process: sadness, anger, frustration and even relief when the whole process is complete.  The process can be speedy, but it tends to be long and drawn out.  Once the divorce is officially final and has the court's seal on it, it may not actually be done.  Before you end up in the position where you need to rely on your ex for assistance down the road, make sure you have all the loose ends tied up. [Read More]

The Dos And Don'ts Of Divorce

With more than 40% of marriages ending in divorce, you already know that the process is not an uncommon one. Still, people make mistakes every day. Divorce is hard, whether it is a surprise or you have been separated for years. Why make the process more difficult than it needs to be by making error after error? These dos and don'ts will help guide you down the right path as you struggle through the process. [Read More]