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How Divorce Will Affect Your Taxes

If you're filing for divorce, then one aspect you need to consider is how your divorce will affect your taxes. While this may be the last thing on your mind, it is a very important financial issue ...
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What You Should Do in the First Stages of Divorce

Are you considering divorce or have you been served with divorce papers? There are a few actions that you should consider taking to put yourself in the best position for success. Get a different ...
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What Every Father Should Know About Custody Disputes

In most child custody cases, the court looks to the primary caregiver to continue that same role after a divorce. This model is assumed to be in the best interests of the child as it maintains a ...
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Preparing for Your Custody Trial

If it is necessary for you to go trial to fight for custody rights, then there are a few ways that you should prepare. First, it should be noted that trial should be the very last alternative. Trials ...
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How to Get Spousal Maintenance in New York

If you are going through a divorce, you may be wondering if you qualify to receive alimony, known as maintenance, from your spouse. This type of monetary support is meant for spouses that can't ...
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Avoiding Financial Disaster During a Divorce

While it may be difficult to focus on your finances during the emotional stress of a divorce, it is important to take some proactive steps that will ease your stress later on. Make a new budget. As ...
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Who Gets the Dog After the Divorce?

In New York State, as in most others, pets are generally considered to be property, and are treated as such. This means that in the course of a divorce, the pet is valued and split between the parties ...
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Sentence for Domestic Violence: Red Lobster & Bowling

I kid you not, a Judge in Florida had to deal with what he characterized as “very minor” domestic violence between a husband and wife. The Judge’s sentence??? The Husband is to buy ...
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Who gets the Gold Medal?

Lindsey Vonn is getting divorced. Lindsey was married to Thomas Vonn, a former racer on the US ski team, also served as Lindsey’s chief adviser, in 2007. In 2010, (during the marriage) Lindsey ...
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A Little Boy Named Adolf Hitler...

So… a couple braniacs in New Jersey named their kid Adolf Hitler. Story here. And then they had a couple more kids, who they named after other nazis. All the kids have been taken from them and ...
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Unable to pay child support, poor parents jailed - US news - Crime & courts - msnbc.com

Unable to pay child support, poor parents jailed – US news – Crime & courts – msnbc.com. In New York State, parents have an obligation to support their children. Once a child ...
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Some Good Advice

I was just over at Pieter Weinrieb’s blog and he give some good advice! Divorce in the Digital Age
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The Lighter Side of Divorce

Divorce is a process. Divorce is a long process. Divorce is a long, tedious process. Divorce is a long, tedious process that sucks the life out of you. So, you need to remember that just because ...
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Amy Winehouse got her will right- MSN Money

Amy Winehouse got her will right- MSN Money. As unlikely as it may seem, Amy Winehouse was pretty savvy about her estate planning! She had recently had her will updated, and her bounty will be ...
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Mosley loses title belts in divorce

Mosley loses title belts in divorce | Yardbarker.com Boxer Shane Mosley just got the decision on his divorce… his ex-wife gets to keep 3 of his title belts, one of which will go to each of his ...
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