Divorce is one of the most talked about legal programs, yet it is one of the least understood. Though most people believe they understand the legal ramifications and rules associated with divorce proceedings, they may not. The way property is divided, spousal support works, and visitation is handled by the legal system can be counter-intuitive. What you expect to be fair may be just the opposite. To help you become more informed about divorce, here are three things you probably didn’t know about the way it all works.
Divorce Laws Can Be Confusing
There is only one set of laws in your state regarding how a divorce should proceed. That means the very rich and the very poor must follow the same rules, file the same paperwork, and attend the same appearances. It also means you must follow the laws and rules, whether you believe you have an exemption or … Read the rest