When is Annulment a Viable Option?

If you are looking to get a divorce from your spouse chances are you have seen the term annulment pop-up in your online research. You may be asking yourself, “What is an annulment and is it a viable option for me?”. We have broken down the particulars of a marriage annulment and the times in […]

Is it True You Can File for Divorce Online in Florida?

Can you file for divorce online in Florida? The short answer is yes, but is not as easy as it sounds there are several steps that must be taken to file for the dissolution of marriage in the state of Florida. We’ve outlined how to file your own divorce in Florida below. Divorce in Florida […]

Frequently Asked Questions About International Divorce

Going through a divorce can be a trying emotional experience. Going through a divorce that transcends American borders can add more stress to the situation. We hope to demystify some questions about international divorce with this simple FAQ. Below are some frequently asked questions concerning international divorce. What are International Child Custody Laws? Child custody […]

What Happens to my Retirement In a Divorce?

If you are facing the unfortunate situation of divorce, amidst all of the tough decisions being made, you might be wondering how your assets will be divided. While you may already know that in the state of Florida assets are divided equally in most divorce cases, what most don’t know is whether or not retirement […]

What is ‘No Fault’ Florida Divorce?

The process of divorce can be a tough one. The process is made even worse when those being divorced have to place blame and find fault for who/what caused the divorce. Florida’s “no fault” divorce policy eliminates this part of the divorce process. In the state of Florida, the courts process divorces as “no fault […]

How to Blend your Divorced Family Smoothly

When divorce involves children, it can instantly become complicated. Once the dust of the divorce settles and the wounds heal, a parent may find themselves wanting to begin a new life with a new spouse. With the children, there is bound to be some resistance. The new spouse is not their natural parent, so they […]

What is a Guardian ad Litem?

When moving through complicated divorce cases, the children are often briefly forgotten. Amidst all of the property arguments, child support claims, and accusations, it can be tough to hear the child’s voice. That is the purpose of a Guardian ad Litem. A Guardian ad Litem can be appointed by the court to be the official […]

Florida Parents Required to Take Parenting Course Prior to Divorce

Did you know that the state of Florida requires couples with minor children to complete a mandatory parenting class prior to finalizing a divorce? The Parent Education and Family Stabilization class is 4 hours long, and most judicial circuits, including the Orlando area, allow parents to complete the course either online or in person. The […]

Tips on being Ready for Anything, Even Divorce

As the saying goes, the best way to prevent a problem is to be prepared for it in the first place. Fortunately, no matter what issue you’re facing, someone has been there before, and has documented the pitfalls and secrets so that you don’t have to learn by experience. This post today will be talking […]

Financial Tips for Divorcing Couples

Divorce is a hugely significant moment in a person’s life. It quite literally sets the stage for the entire second part of an individual’s life. Families split or form lines, property is divided, houses are moved out of, and finances are cut in half. That is the theme of the post today: Finances. While anyone […]