If you know you're headed toward divorce, it's easy to sweat the big stuff and forget the small stuff.
It's a new year with new laws. And when it comes to family law, there are some big changes for residents of Florida and throughout the United States.
Sometimes, when a couple divorces, the two parties assemble a team that includes an attorney, an accountant and maybe a counselor. Now, some Florida residents are adding another member to that team: a divorce coach.
Discussions about money between spouses don't end when they divorce.
Anyone who has been through a divorce knows just how long, tough and emotional a divorce can be in Florida and throughout the United States.
Divorce is a word that no one wants to hear their spouse utter at any point in a marriage. It doesn't matter if you've been married one month, one year or 50 years; hearing your spouse say he or she wants a divorce is demoralizing. You immediately begin to think about what went wrong and how you could have done things differently. Here are some potential signs that divorce could be in your future.
A woman from Indiana has been awarded some $2 million in back child support when it was discovered that her presumed-dead husband was alive and living in Florida. The woman's husband mysteriously disappeared back in 1993 from their home in Hamilton County, Indiana.
Every divorce is going to be a little bit different. Some couples have no children, and so a lot of their time and energy in the divorce will be spent arguing over assets and property. Some couples had different roles and responsibilities during the marriage, and so alimony could play a factor in their divorce. And some couples have children and though custody may or may not be a serious issue that is argued during the divorce, it is also possible that child support will impact their post-divorce lives.