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Changes Lead To ChoicesYour Expert Guide Through Changing Times
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Yates Family Law, PC Legal Blog

What does child support cover?

When parents are unable to stay together to raise a child, it does not eliminate their responsibilities to their child. Generally, the parent with which the child does not live will pay child support. The intention of child support is to provide for a child's basic...

What are the types of spousal support?

Spousal support is a payment one spouse makes to the other after a divorce to help that spouse afford basic necessities. It is typically need-based and awarded only when the court sees a difference in income levels or potential hardship for one spouse after the...

How may a spouse hide assets?

Dealing with asset division is difficult enough when a divorce on its own already causes so much stress for everyone involved. Unfortunately, some people simply do not want to share their assets with their spouses. Because of that, they may attempt to hide them,...

How much does divorce therapy cost?

If you are going through a divorce, money may be in short supply. After all, you and your soon-to-be ex-spouse are probably paying for attorneys, accountants and home and business appraisers. Even if you are struggling to stay on top of your divorce-related finances,...

What are postnuptial agreements?

While you may have heard of prenuptial agreements, postnuptial agreements are less well known. Couples create these documents during the course of their marriage to establish financial protections. These agreements often arise from a conflict within the marriage, or...

Is your domestic partnership valid?

Domestic partnerships were very common prior to same-sex marriage becoming legal. It was a way to allow for a legal relationship between two people of the same gender. While same-sex couples can now enter into a marriage, some still remain in domestic partnerships. If...