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How to Deal with a Mortgage After Divorce

How to Deal with a Mortgage After Divorce

When two people enter a permanent union like marriage, they plan and dream the rest of their lives together. However, it doesn’t always end the way it was planned. The repercussions of the separation remain.  One of these repercussions is the home mortgage. The house is usually the main investment of a married couple. After […]

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Splitting Community Property in Texas

Splitting Community Property in Texas

Getting a divorce calls requires splitting community property – this means taking all of the community property you and your spouse own and dividing it up accordingly. Of course, you also each have your separate property which you will have to determine and announce separately in court. It’s the jointly-held property that can get a […]

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Co-Parenting for the School Year

Co-Parenting for the School Year

As the new school year is about to begin, I’d like to offer some tips for the newly-divorced or new members of a blended family to ease the transition and try to avoid unnecessary conflict. First, get ahead of your anticipated disputes by designing, implementing, and complying with a detailed and customized Parenting Plan (easier […]

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Dealing with Credit Card Debts in a Texas Divorce

Dealing with Credit Card Debts in a Texas Divorce

 The first thing people worry about when they start thinking about divorce is their children and their property. The children, the house, the cars, the money and other properties are things people think about the most when they’re on the verge of getting a  Texas divorce. If you happen to be in the same situation, […]

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How To Modify Your Final Divorce Decree

How To Modify Your Final Divorce Decree

For those who are going through a divorce , the final divorce decree is something that you could feel anxious about or something you are looking forward to. It indeed takes a lot of time and effort to achieve the Final Divorce Decree. In most cases, it also takes lots of heartaches and stress. For […]

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Mediated Settlement Agreements in Texas

Mediated Settlement Agreements in Texas

When you have decided to file for divorce, it does not always proceed to a court case. You have the option to attend mediation or the judge can order you to undergo mediation proceedings. There are actually many benefits to mediation. It will save both parties time, money and the tension of a court battle. […]

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Where do You File for Divorce and What to Do after Filing

Where do You File for Divorce and What to Do after Filing

The decision A divorce isn’t a process that a lot of people know much about before they begin and there tend to be a lot of questions.  The first step of a divorce is to file for divorce, or rather to petition the court for a divorce.  I will go into that briefly before answering […]

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Standing Orders and What They Mean for You

Standing Orders and What They Mean for You

Going through a divorce is hard, especially if you have to go about your everyday life while the process of divorce is still going on. It’s no easy matter to go about your everyday routine with something like that in mind. But if it’s already hard for you, imagine how hard it would be if […]

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How to Tell Your Parents and In-Laws You are Getting Divorced

How to Tell Your Parents and In-Laws You are Getting Divorced

Getting a divorce can put you in a pretty tough situation. One of the things that makes it tough is that at some point, you will have to tell people about it, especially your parents and in-laws. Doing so could help make things easier after that. But if you’re having difficulty figuring out what to […]

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Co-parenting Hacks For Your Post-Divorce Life

Co-parenting Hacks For Your Post-Divorce Life

Co-parenting hacks are definitely needed when you deal with your child after your divorce . We all know that the strongest impact and blows from the divorce end up on the children. The divorce will completely change your child’s life and their views of the world. It will also change the way they spend time […]

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