Whether you decided you need a separation or divorce from your partner, or you believe you may be the victim of a financially abusive relationship, finding your independence and financial foothold are critical steps to gaining freedom and independence.
You've decided on divorce, but you have concerns about how your assets will make it through the process. While the Courts will require a division of the marital estate, the actual process can often be a bit more complicated.
For many parents, the summer months are a time for vacations, relaxation and time spent with their children. Yet, with each summer that passes, parents may be more aware of the looming costs for their children's higher education.
I would like a second opinion on that.
Is your beloved dog – or cat, or horse or, as cited in a recent media piece, boa constrictor – akin in your mind to the living-room sofa? That is, would you ever equate your animal companion to some piece of personal property you bought at the store?
Seemingly, there is nothing quite like a divorce to alter the perceptions of many women regarding money management during marriage.
That above-posed query in today's blog headline is not a loaded question, so trust your instincts.
Perhaps you're a divorced Massachusetts parent that wants to move outside the state with your children. Things seem better elsewhere. Maybe you just received an attractive job offer with increased pay. Or perhaps it's the case that a move will place your kids closer to loving grandparents or secure their placement in a better school.
If you are a so-called baby boomer nearing retirement who is happily contemplating a second marriage that you just know is going to work, congratulations. Many people find true love and lasting stability in repeat unions that follow younger failings.