| Do Your Own Divorce |
Should a person do their own divorce and just what does that mean, "Do your own divorce"? There are varying degrees of "Do it yourself divorces" from not using any professionals to using a mediator; to using an attorney...
| Divorce |
By definition divorce is a legislatively created, judicially administered process that legally terminates a marriage no longer considered viable by one or both of the spouses. Divorce is also called dissolution of marriage. Divorce is also ...
| Alimony |
Alimony is the amount of money one spouse pays to the other, by court order, for support and maintenance. Alimony also referred to as maintenance or spousal support traditionally was awarded to the wife and paid by the husband...
| Child Support|
Child support is a financial contribution paid by the non custodial parent to the custodial parent towards the expenses of raising the children. In most states there are precise guidelines which are followed in the determination of ...
Divorce in itself is trying enough. When children are involved it can become even more trying and emotional and parents often loose sight of what is in the best interest of their children. Unfortunately ...
Visitation is the right to see a child regularly, typically awarded by the court to the parent who does not have physical custody of the child. This is the children's time to spend with you. It is a special ...
Court Room Tips
The Court Room may be one of the most intimidating places you will ever be. Once you have entered into the Court Room you will have given control of your divorce -over to the Judge. You no longer have ...
On-line Divorce Books
Instantly download a divorce e-book or buy divorce books online. Book topics include alimony, child support, child custody, property division, pensions, separation agreements, visitation, parent's rights and ...
A separation agreement (sometimes called a Pendente Lite Order) is a official agreement between you and your spouse. It provides for support and other financial conditions until the divorce becomes final. This ...
Divorce affects every aspect of your life especially your financial situation. A reality of divorce is that your lifestyle is bound to change, and not necessarily for the better. The sooner you can accept this ...
As with every other aspect of your life, separation and divorce impact your taxes. This is an area in which you should try your hardest to keep the lines of communication open and the emotions out. Do not ...
Selling Your Home
For many people going through a divorce their biggest asset is their home or in legal terms, the marital residence. Determining what to do about the marital residence is frequently a major issue in a ...
During the course of your divorce one topic that is often overlooked or taken for granted is insurance. It seems to be one of those things that people don't think about until they need it. The lack of adequate ...
State Divorce Information
State by state divorce laws addressing such issues, as grounds for divorce, residency requirements, division of property, child custody, child support, and alimony or spousal support.
A dictionary of various divorce terms written in plain English.
Divorce Help Sites
An assortment of valuable resources to assist you in doing your own divorce.