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Is forgoing legal help the best way to save money during divorce?

It is not uncommon for people to worry about the costs associated with ending their marriage. Some Utah residents may think that they cannot afford a divorce, but luckily, there are ways that individuals can help themselves work toward the most affordable route for their case. Often, that does not mean having to forgo legal help.

Divorce often means considering child custody

Most parents want what is best for their kids, and they often take their kids into consideration when making major life decisions. Still, even if parents know that their choice will have significant effects on their children, they may need to move forward nonetheless. This is often the case with parents who choose to divorce.

What's going to happen to your retirement plan if you divorce?

A divorce will inevitably bring significant financial changes to your life. You may have to adjust to a new budget and life on one income, even if you will receive spousal support. If you will have to pay child support or alimony, you may have to change your spending habits. There are many changes you will experience that will be immediate, but there will be changes that will also affect you in the future.

Divorce can seem frightening when emotional abuse is involved

Unfortunately, numerous people face various types of abuse in their relationships. Some Utah residents may contend with emotional abuse on a regular basis and wonder what to do. For some, the decision to divorce may be their best option for breaking free and moving forward in life in a healthier way.

Understanding divorce and taxes is critical early on

The idea of getting divorced can understandably be hard to process emotionally. However, the financial aspect of divorce can be just as challenging to navigate, especially with regard to determining the tax consequences of certain moves. Here are some important points to consider before moving forward with a given property distribution decision in Utah.

Tips for achieving desired child custody outcomes

Being a parent is a difficult job. No matter how much Utah residents love their children, they will face challenges as they raise their kids into adults. For some, the situation could become more difficult if the parents choose to divorce. If that happens, one parent may have to do his or her best to work toward obtaining child custody.


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