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Frequently Asked Questions about Spousal Support

What is spousal support? Also known as alimony, spousal support refers to the payment that is made by one spouse to another following divorce. The payment is intended to maintain

Wanted – Hug (creepy need not apply)

Remember when you could pick your kids up and claim that hug anytime you needed one? Awesome. Not so awesome when you need one and they are your same height and

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”

Get Motivated – “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” Lao-tzu You can do this. Keep breathing and keep moving on. To help you on your

It’s Hard to Trust Your Instincts but You Can and You Should

A lot of people are going to tell you that you have to base every decision on thorough planning, research, and objective factors. While this might be true for some

Raise Your Self Esteem

Divorce can really undermine your feelings of self-esteem, security, and safety as well as your understanding about relationships, love and family. The world you cherished has been turned upside down,

Faking It–One Girl’s Way to Freedom

Numb Island. This place. The place where I am all cried out, after I’ve punched the pillow into submission and it has permanently surrendered. It. Is. Done. I realize I

When Can I End Spousal Maintenance Early?

Many divorces leave people with a variety of financial obligations including dividing property, splitting retirement benefits, assigning life insurance proceeds, spousal maintenance, and child support. Maintenance, better known as alimony, is

Who What When Why How

Who What ? Thanks to my old Grandmaster of sales, the “who, what when, where, why and how” questions were beaten into me for years. These simple starts to open