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3 Things You Should Do Before Filing for a Divorce

Often couples considering divorce approach the process by making several of their decisions based on emotion. As experienced Ocala divorce attorneys, we have seen our fair share of acrimonious ...
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Florida Women May Not Have Financial Understanding in Divorce

Florida residents facing a divorce may understand not only the emotional toll it can take on a person, but the financial strain as well. Even if a prenuptial agreement is involved, there can still be ...
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High-Profile Divorce Complicated in Florida and Nationwide

Some couples have very few assets, one property or none at all and can usually separate without a fight. For other couples, it is not quite so simple. The more money a couple has, the more difficult ...
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Judge to Child Support Debtor: Stop Procreating

Failing to pay child support is a serious offense that can drastically affect the wellbeing of child. Even so, many custodial parents may feel frustrated at the relatively light penalties that are ...
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Divorce in Florida Centers Around Husband's Lotto Winnings

Winning the lottery is usually a once in a lifetime occurrence. When this happens, most married people will be overjoyed to share their good fortune with their spouse and family. However, one husband ...
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Newspaper Publishings Help Collect Unpaid Child Support

Keeping up with court-ordered support payments for one's children is a legal duty that must be adhered to, or it could lead to time spent in jail. Most people in Florida would agree that the needs ...
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The Dangers of Do-It-Yourself Divorce: A Trend in Florida Divorce

There is no doubt that the recent recession has hit Florida families hard. Families are seeing more stress, higher prices, fewer jobs and lower home values. For many families, this has meant ...
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Florida Judge Sentences Man for Failure to Pay Child Support

It is a law that has been rarely used according to the clerk of a country criminal court. However, a Florida woman armed with contempt of court orders for her ex-husband's failure to pay child ...
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Financial Steps to Help Prepare for Divorce

For some couples in Florida, the decision to get a divorce can be easy. However, for others, it is a difficult decision to make because the love for one another is strong, but there is just something ...
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Insurance After Divorce

As changes to health insurance policies sweep the country, many people in Ocala have questions regarding who is eligible to stay on what policies. Are adult children allowed to stay on their ...
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Future Tax Considerations for Those Planning to Divorce

While tax time for most Florida individuals has come and gone, there are still some that have not filed. Some filers end up taking extensions to sort out complicated issues when it comes to their tax ...
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Florida and Other States Continue to Seek Alimony Reform

In February, an alimony reform bill failed to pass through the Florida state legislature. This disheartened many Florida residents, especially divorced men who are currently paying permanent alimony ...
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Will Organizational Skills Help in a Florida Divorce?

As Florida residents are well aware, divorce causes a number of emotions to creep up. Some days will be better than other days. However, these powerful feelings can impair one's judgment, possibly ...
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Does Dennis Rodman Owe Over $800,000 in Child Support?

In Florida and elsewhere, non-custodial parents who fail to meet their child support obligations may find themselves facing civil penalties and even time behind bars. Recently, former NBA player ...
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Divorce and Social Security

The Los Angeles Times had an interesting article recently which explains the impact of divorce and remarriage on receipt of Social Security funds. Nearly 50 percent of marriages will end in divorce, ...
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Collaborative Divorce: A Kinder, Gentler Alternative

Is there a way to have a kinder, gentler divorce without much hostility and fighting? Yes! There is a movement now across the US to help couples and their children divorce without the battles ...
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