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What About the Wedding Ring?

Monday, 26 November 2018 by

It’s a symbol of committing one’s life to another, a solid band of unity that declares that you are married. But what happens to the wedding ring when a couple gets divorced? What About the Wedding Ring? A wedding ring is one of the most identifiable pieces of a marriage. So when the marriage ends,

Reasons for Divorce

Tuesday, 05 September 2017 by

Infidelity, falling out of love, financial reasons. These are all reasons for getting a divorce. But they aren’t the only ones. Common Reasons for Divorce Chances are you have a friend or family member that has gone through divorce. It’s not easy and there are many factors that contribute to the dissolution of a marriage.

Facebook and Divorce

Monday, 01 June 2015 by

In our current social media age it’s not uncommon for people to vent their unhappiness online. Whether updating a Facebook status to call out an ex-wife for her inability to appear in court on time, or tweeting raves about a judge’s decision, people use social media platforms to tell the world about their lives. And often

Nick Cannon took the twins he shares with estranged wife Mariah Carey out for breakfast in Los Angeles last Friday. Later, the doting dad, 34, posted an image of a Tic Tac Toe game to his Instagram, gushing: #Nothing like some breakfast and a morning game of Tic Tac Toe to get your day going in the

Gary Oldman Divorce

Wednesday, 14 January 2015 by

Actor Gary Oldman is heading for his fourth divorce. Making him a veteran of the screen, but also a veteran in the dissolution of marriages. Divorce Petition Oldman’s wife of six years, Alexandra Edenborough, 36, filed a divorce petition in Los Angeles County Superior Court. citing irreconcilable differences. Edenborough is a jazz and electronica singer. The

How to Divide Marital Property

Tuesday, 06 January 2015 by

Divorce is not an easy experience, emotionally. But it can be even more difficult when you and your soon-to-be ex-spouse need to divide marital property. Talk to A Marital Property Lawyer If you have significant property or assets or significant debt, you should consider calling a marital property division lawyer prior to even filing for

Legal Separation Compared to Divorce

Friday, 26 December 2014 by

The greatest difference between legal separation and divorce is that legal separation does not end a marriage or domestic partnership. Understanding Legal Separation Typically, spouses that seek a legal separation don’t want to get divorced, or aren’t get ready for divorce, but want to live apart. During this time of living apart, it’s important that

For older couples on their second or third marriages, the idea of marital property division in case of another divorce can be a tricky negotiation. When there are children involved, from previous marriages, the idea of dividing an estate can cause conflicts. Marital Property Division in 2nd and 3rd Marriages In the U.S. two out

A spouse who has not been heavily involved in the family’s finances can often times find himself or herself at a disadvantage when it comes to dividing marital property. Often Overlooked Understanding your post-divorce financial needs and current financial situation is vital to the process. Here are some items that can be overlooked – you’ll want to be an