Divorce

Prenuptial agreements, or prenups, have gotten such a bad rap over the years that many soon-to-be-married couples dread the prospect of even bringing up the subject during the leadup to the wedding. Prenups are often treated as cold, calculating, and often inherently exploitative by one or both partners. The process can be unromantic, forcing future …

American Divorce Laws: Custody, Prenuptial Agreements, Property, Debts, Assets, and Spousal and Child Support

Many divorce proceedings involve matters such as child custody, spousal support, division of property and debt, and pre-nuptial agreements. The federal government in the United States cannot issue a divorce; instead, the state laws govern divorce. Divorce law will consider many factors in dividing property and assets, evaluating child custody eligibility, and determining child and …

A Better Way To Divorce

What do you think of when you hear the word “divorce”? For me, it’s when I was in third grade. I was telling a story about my parents during recess, probably complaining about something only an eight year old could be frustrated about. What happened next was humbling. “Your parents are together?” a kid piped …