Jan 23, 2019

5 Tips for Managing Debt in a Tennessee Divorce

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Deciding how marital debt will be resolved is a sensitive topic in divorce negotiations. You will probably not be surprised to learn that asset division – splitting up the money and the "stuff" accumulated during the marriage – is one of the most conflict-ridden aspects of divorce. It seems like no one ever wants to [...]

Oct 31, 2018

I Think My Ex Ruined My Credit

By |October 31st, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments

One of the common complaints we hear, from potential clients and from others, is that Party A ruined the credit score of Party B, and Party B feels he or she deserves some kind of justice as a result. While it is true that two married people can affect one another’s credit scores, the overall [...]

Oct 24, 2018

Do I Really Need a Divorce Lawyer?

By |October 24th, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments

You may have seen or heard advertisements for a Do-It-Yourself divorce: some kit you can buy with all the right paperwork at the local office supply store, or a firm that will process the paperwork for you for one flat fee. If you are financially insecure, or simply want to “get it over with,” you [...]

Oct 17, 2018

Mid-Life Crisis, or the End of Your Marriage?

By |October 17th, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments

The man in his 50s with the sleek, cherry-red sports car. The woman in her late 40s who suddenly starts looking into plastic surgery. The change of wardrobe. The daredevil acts. The affair with the secretary or yoga instructor. No doubt, you have heard all of the stereotypical signs of the “mid-life crisis,” a period [...]

Oct 10, 2018

The Divorce Rate Seems to Be Declining in the US

By |October 10th, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments

It’s a popular joke online that Millennials are “killing” everything: diamonds, department stores, various fast-food restaurants, and so forth. What is less of a joke is the younger generation’s divorce rates. According to new research by University of Maryland, College Park, the children (and grandchildren) of the Baby Boomers may be “killing” divorce, too. Phillip [...]

Oct 3, 2018

We Broke Up. Who Keeps the Ring?

By |October 3rd, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments

In the fairytale version of our lives, two people meet, fall in love, one proposes marriage with a ring, the other accepts, they get married, and they live happily ever after. Engagement jewelry is made to last, is quite expensive, and has a lot of emotional attachment for both the giver and receiver. As you [...]

Sep 26, 2018

Jolie-Pitt Child Custody Battle Still Going – What You Can Learn from It

By |September 26th, 2018|Child Custody, Divorce|0 Comments

Since Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt announced their divorce in 2016 after a 12-year relationship, they have been involved in a lengthy child custody dispute. After court documents were leaked to the press, entertainment news reported that Jolie may be in danger of losing primary custody of their children. When it comes down to the [...]

Sep 19, 2018

Back to School Tips for Divorced Parents

By |September 19th, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments

For some children, school can be stressful when their parents are divorced, whether the divorce was years ago or just happened over the summer. It is our responsibility as parents to ensure our kids feel safe and secure at school and at home. But when parents divorce, there can be a lot of questions regarding [...]

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