Who should stay in the house during the divorce process?

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When your divorce starts, this might be one of the most confusing things that you and your spouse will have to deal with: who will stay at the family home? Is this even possible? Whenever you want to determine if you want to stay in the marital house, there are important  factors to take into […]

Does getting a divorce mean that we failed?

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Facing the reality of a divorce is hard.  It does not matter that we live in the 21st century, and that divorce has been a part of our legal system for a long time. For many, divorce still carries a stigma: for some people, it is one of shame. For others, it is the distinct […]

Do You Really Want a DIY Divorce?

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It’s possible that doing a DIY divorce could save you money, up front at least, but it’s also possible that a DIY divorce could turn into the biggest headache of your life. It could also end up costing you a significant amount of money down the road – when there is nothing you can do […]

How Can I Learn Alabama Divorce Laws?

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“Words are the essential tools of the law. In the study of law, language has great importance; cases turn on the meaning that judges ascribe to words, and lawyers must use the right words to effectuate the wishes of their clients. It has been said that you will be learning a new language when you […]

What Should I Ask For In a Divorce Settlement?

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Creating a divorce settlement that leaves both you and your ex-spouse happy and secure is a delicate balance between the wants and needs of both parties. Compromise may be the last thing on earth you want to do, but a fair and equitable divorce settlement will save you time, energy, and frustration in the years […]

Be Careful Who You Listen to: 4 Divorce Tips That Will Help

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Lawyer-Approved Divorce Tips Every divorce is different, just like every marriage is different. When word gets out that you are headed toward divorce, everyone and their brother will have divorce tips to offer, whether you want them or not. You may find yourself looking for divorce tips on blogs or other random sites that your […]

What About Housing During My Divorce?

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Consult With A Divorce Lawyer Before Making Any Decisions About Housing During Your Divorce There are three major considerations to take into account when determining where to live during your divorce: safety, children and finances. A divorce lawyer can help you evaluate these factors and advise you on the legal implications of how you and […]

Top 4 Things To Do Before Initiating a Divorce

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Prepare yourself for what’s ahead by learning about Alabama divorce laws Initiating a divorce is a life-altering decision that comes with many inevitable consequences. It is a decision that should not be made lightly or hastily. Alabama divorce laws cite the following as grounds for divorce: Adultery Cruelty or violence Drug/alcohol addiction after marriage Insanity […]

Blindsided By Divorce

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Every couple fights. It’s an inevitable part of humans living together – conflict happens, and we deal with it (or don’t) and move on, right? But how do you differentiate between those arguments that pass and those that contribute to the brick wall that slowly goes up between two spouses? Some people can see the […]