Financial changes from your divorce may have an impact on your credit score. Here’s how you can rebuild or protect yours. https://www.cnbc.com/select/rebuild-credit-score-after-divorce/
Will divorce cause your taxes to go up or down? It depend on many factors including your income, your parenting arrangement and whether you are making alimony or child support payments. https://www.investopedia.com/taxes-after-divorce-5192868
Instead of focusing on what is not working well in your co-parenting relationship, identify what is going well and accentuate it. https://www.verywellfamily.com/signs-of-a-healthy-coparenting-relationship-2997282
How did a domestic abuse survivor wind up in jail and barred from co-parenting her children? The story of Julie Valadez is a must-read. https://www.propublica.org/article/she-said-her-husband-was-abusive-a-judge-took-away-her-kids-and-ordered-her-arrest
Are you taking your job home with you? It could be causing harm on the home front. https://www.businessinsider.com/signs-your-job-is-ruining-your-marriage-2016-3
Wisconsin is a community property state. What does that mean for your divorce?
You can check on our child support payments at the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families’ website. If your ex is failing to provide support or your circumstances have changed, an experienced family law attorney can help you pursue enforcement or modification of your child support order. https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/cs/pay/account-info
Yes. The same lawyer cannot represent both spouses. It is important to get legal advice from an attorney who is focused on protecting your interests as prenuptial agreements are negotiated, drafted and reviewed.
Guardianship is not always the answer; it is important to consult with an attorney and consider all options for protecting a loved one. Wisconsin is one of five states that require judges to consider less restrictive alternatives to guardianships. https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2022/01/09/1065301762/britney-spears-left-her-guardianship-but-others-who-want-independence-remain-stu
Because all of the Gates children are over 18, custody wasn’t part of the settlement. That just left the small matter of splitting up a ~$145 billion fortune https://www.morningbrew.com/daily/stories/2021/12/22/biggest-split-bill-and-melinda-gates-s-divorce