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Changing a Child’s Last Name Following a Divorce

While the practice is becoming less common as societal trends shift, one spouse typically takes the last name of the other spouse. Furthermore, when a couple has a child, the individual will typically assume the same last name as the couple. However, if a couple in this situation has a divorce, the question that may … Read more

New Spousal Maintenance Laws Coming into Effect This Month

After years of effort from lawmakers and advocates, the state of New York has finally passed comprehensive maintenance (or alimony) reform.

Bethenny Frankel Turns Rumors Into Reality By Filing for Divorce

Bethenny Frankel has filed for divorce from her husband Jason Hoppy.

Pendente Lite and Your Divorce

If you are too intimidated to file for divorce because you are worried about financially supporting yourself until it is final, you should look into pendente lite.

Over $100 Billion Owed in Child Support

Recent reports show that both taxpayers and single parents are owed about $108 billion in child support.

Sheree Whitfield Gets More Than $75,000 in Back Child Support

Sheree Whitfield is known for her time on Real Housewives of Atlanta.

Helping Adult Children Cope with Your Divorce

If you are getting a divorce late in life, you might assume your grown children will not mind.

Rapper Bow Wow Owes Child Support and May Have Lied About Income in Court

Not only has rapper Bow Wow been ordered to pay child support, but he may also be in some legal trouble after apparently omitting information to the court.

More Women These Days Pay Alimony and Child Support

Recent studies have found that more women than ever are paying child support and alimony to their ex-husbands.

Legal Separation vs. Divorce

When you are dating and want to take a break from the relationship for a while, you can usually do just that.