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May 2018 Archives

The reasons for separate bank accounts during marriage

If you are preparing to tie the knot this summer in Kentucky, there are some issues that need to be discussed with your future spouse. Some of those issues include whether or not you want children, where you want to live, if there will be a prenuptial agreement signed and how money will be handled. When it comes to money, you need to figure out how money will be kept in bank accounts.

Changing a child support order? In cases, it is possible

When your financial circumstances change, it can be difficult to manage your financial obligations. Whether you are paying child support or you are the custodial parent receiving support payments, drastic changes to your income and needs can lead to financial duress. Fortunately, it is sometimes possible to alter your child support order.

Rules you should follow to make joint custody successful

When you go through a custody battle with the other parent of your children, you will likely experience the gamut of emotions. Many custody battles stem from acrimonious divorces. If you have recently gone through a custody battle in Elizabethtown and were awarded joint custody, you need to follow the rules outlined below to make it a successful venture for all parties involved.

Tips for valuing assets in a divorce in Kentucky

When divorce papers are filed in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, you will be overwhelmed, stressed, concerned and just about any other emotion under the sun. You will often wonder how the process plays out from start to finish. One important part of the entire process is dividing up the assets that are considered part of the marriage. Prior to dividing these assets, you will need to have them valued.

Tips for keeping separate property separate in a marriage

Preparing for marriage is stressful. You have so much to plan, including the location, the honeymoon, where you will live and more. One thing you need to plan for is keeping separate property separate once you become a married person. There are some key steps you can take to keep your already separate property separate in the event the marriage ends in divorce.

How to help your child adjust to changes to custody arrangements

Child custody arrangements can be very beneficial for children of varying ages. These arrangements can also cause a lot of stress, emotions and worry for the children. It doesn't matter your situation, or how old your children are, it's best to always discuss a potential change to the custody arrangement that is in place. Here are some tips for helping your child adjust to the changes in a custody arrangement in Kentucky.