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going separate ways?
Changes Lead To ChoicesYour Expert Guide Through Changing Times
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How is property divided in divorce?

When going through a divorce, it is important that you understand the division of assets and property. After all, this is one of the most stressful and contentious parts of the split for many. Exactly how does property end up divided and divvied out? Separate...

Can you avoid or limit alimony in Oregon?

Alimony quickly becomes a sore spot during divorce proceedings. Regular payments can significantly affect the budget and finances of the ex-spouse who supports the other. Though laws govern the rules around spousal support, the breadwinning individual has options for...

How should you communicate with your ex-spouse?

Many marriages come to an end due to communication issues. While communication is much different after divorce, it can also be the source of strife for exes who must stay in touch due to child-rearing and other matters. Accordingly, you must learn how to communicate...

Understanding parenting time credits

Going into a divorce, child support agreements can be confusing enough simply on an organizational level. After all, you are working to secure and plan for the financial future of your child or children. It often takes a concerted effort to lay this groundwork....

Getting divorced as a parent

If you have decided to move forward with a divorce and you have kids, there are various issues you should focus on. For starters, you should not feel guilty if ending your marriage has become necessary. Many parents decide to part ways with their child's other parent,...

Is joint custody a good option?

When going through divorce, you still want to put your child's well-being and best interest first. This might mean choosing joint custody, which serves as a strong option for many different families. How does joint custody work? Joint custody is such a popular option...