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3 Actions That Can Destroy Your Pending Child Custody Case

17 May 2016
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If you are currently in the midst of a custody battle over the custody of your child or your children, it is important to consider your own actions. It is possible to lose your case without even meaning to, so make sure that you avoid these three actions, all of which can potentially destroy your child custody case. 1. Not Taking it Seriously Child custody matters are very serious, and it's important to treat them that way. Read More …

Faqs About Child Support

9 February 2016
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Once the court determines which parent has custody of a child, the next issue that must be decided is financial support. Whether you are the custodial or non-custodial parent, understanding how child support works is important. If you and the other parents are in the process of negotiating child support, here is what you need to know.  Can Child Support Be Based on Ability to Earn? When determining how much child support is necessary, the court can look at a number of factors. Read More …

3 Things You Need To Remember When Going In Front Of A Judge At Divorce Court

23 December 2015
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Regardless of how long you have been married, going through a divorce can be devastating. It throws you for a loop and causes you to rethink everything you once knew. Instead of being able to enjoy growing old together, you are now faced with the possibility of being alone again. Emotionally, physically and mentally, you are drained. While there are a lot of things you might not understand about your case and what the whole process entails, here are a couple of things you need to remember whenever going in front of the judge. Read More …

Where Will Your Pet Live After Your Divorce? Some Factors To Consider

17 November 2015
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When you go through a divorce, you need to make a lot of decisions. If you have a pet that is loved by both you and your spouse, deciding where they will live after the divorce is finalized might not be easy. Here are some things to consider when determining which household is best for a beloved pet. Your Post-Divorce Lifestyle One of the first things you have to think about when considering where your pet should live is whether you can honestly give them the time and attention they need to thrive. Read More …

The Legal Importance Of Meeting Child Support Obligations

13 October 2015
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As the divorcing parent of a minor child, a child support provision will likely be a major component of your divorce decree. Courts are bound to ensure the health and well-being of children, so any court-ordered child support provisions should be taken very seriously.  It is in both parents' best interest to understand how not paying child support could impact you and your children since penalties for failing to pay the ordered amount can be extremely harsh. Read More …

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Debating Whether to Hire a Divorce Lawyer? Let Me Help!

Hi All! My name is Jasmine Johnson. I am a 38-year-old systems analyst with two children. I enjoy writing and I enjoy helping others, which ultimately is what lead me to create this blog. I am not an attorney, nor am I affiliated with a law firm. I am a woman who found herself in the midst of a divorce a few years ago. I was receive advice from any and everyone I knew. However, I was torn on whether to hire an attorney or whether to file divorce myself. I created this website to give people who are in the same situation as me the ability to learn more about divorce attorneys, so they can make an informed decision on what is best for them and their situation. I hope you find my website helpful.

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