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For many individuals, it takes a divorce to realize just how financially dependent a person may be on his or her spouse. This, of course, may be all the more true if you are also trying to raise children. It … Continue reading

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Domestic abuse is a serious problem in this country. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, 10 million women and men are abused by a romantic partner every year. This works out to an average of almost 20 incidents … Continue reading

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In a divorce proceeding, the couple must reach an agreement about how they will divide their marital property, or the court will step in and divide the marital estate for them. If the court gets involved, there are numerous statutory … Continue reading

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