Switch to ADA Accessible Theme
Close Menu

Category Archives: Divorce

SelfCare

Change Your Life for the Better with Divorce

By Courtney & Mills, LLC |

Have you been muddling through an unhappy marriage for far too long? Has it taken a toll on your relationships both in your family and in other places?  Maybe your melancholy has made you a little bit short-tempered.  Perhaps you’ve lost focus at work.  You’ve put on a few pounds, and you really feel… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
DivParents

Should You Stay Together for the Kids?

By Courtney & Mills, LLC |

People stay married all the time for lots of reasons that aren’t love. Sparing children the disruption of a divorce is a biggie, and it may be the reason that’s keeping you from taking the leap back to single life.  If so, you should consider these questions moving forward: Is your home physically safe?… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
InLaw

Interacting With In-laws During and After Divorce

By Courtney & Mills, LLC |

Setting aside all of the bad jokes about unwieldy mothers-in-laws, there are very real questions about how interactions with in-laws will go when a couple divorces.  Certainly, there’s not a single answer to address every situation, and the relationship that existed prior to the divorce announcement will be part of the equation. The degree… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
DivorceDebt

I’m Getting a Nice Tax Refund, and Spending it on a Divorce Attorney!

By Courtney & Mills, LLC |

If you’ve been considering divorce for some time, but just haven’t been able to scrape together enough money to cover the legal fees, you may be in luck.  Couples across the country are finding that splitting up is worth every dollar when they have a chunk of cash coming back from Uncle Sam. Costs … Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
GrayDivorce

Gray Divorce: Keep Your Eye on the Realities

By Courtney & Mills, LLC |

Divorce rates for older Americans have been soaring since the early 90’s, doubling for those over 55, and tripling for those over 65.  While there are plenty of reasons to get out of an unhappy marriage, you should do so with a clear view of what’s ahead. Some Unpleasant Outcomes  Research indicates that men… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
DivorceHeartRings

Don’t Make This Mistake in Your Divorce

By Courtney & Mills, LLC |

If you are heading for a divorce, it goes without saying that you and your spouse don’t see eye to eye.  But parting ways means you’re also divvying up assets, time with the kids, bills, and more. Depending on how you two choose to handle things, it can either be a civil and fairly… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Texting

Cyber Issues in Divorce

By Courtney & Mills, LLC |

If you’re headed for a divorce, particularly if it looks to be a contentious one, you may wish to take some steps to ensure that your privacy is protected.  Having an adversary looking through your private correspondence and browsing history, not to mention call logs and downloads, can endanger your prospects for a fair… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Angry

The Stages of Divorce

By Courtney & Mills, LLC |

If you are headed for a divorce, or have recently experienced one, you may be unsure as to the impact of such a huge life change will have on you.  Some researchers compare the stages of divorce with the stages of grief, and it’s clear to see why.  Divorce is the end of life… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
BrokenEngagement

Estate Planning After Divorce

By Courtney & Mills, LLC |

If you’ve recently divorced, there may be some details you haven’t thought about recently.  One important task for you now is to review your estate planning and make any revisions that may be appropriate. A good way to get started is to make sure your estate planner has a copy of your divorce agreement… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Prenup14

Kevin Costner and the Ironclad Prenup that Wasn’t

By Courtney & Mills, LLC |

It’s a legal fracas for the books: mega-movie star Kevin Costner and estranged wife Christine Baumgartner are fighting tooth and nail despite having a prenuptial agreement that was sold to the couple as being “ironclad.” After nearly two decades together Baumgartner filed for divorce, and is now challenging the prenup and the terms of… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn