Remember at the beginning of your relationship, when you were wooed and knocked off your feet by the thrill of a new romance? Well, the bad news is that sometimes at the end of the relationship, we get knocked off our feet too, although not in a good way. The complexities of the divorce process […]
By Pat Burgess As you divorce, looking at your own credit score is an important thing to do. You will be needing to separate your credit and establish your own – and possibly clean it up – if necessary. The most important thing you can do to start managing your credit score is to check […]
Tammy J. Mercado – Attorney at MercadoLaw – focuses on family law including divorce, marriage/domestic partnership dissolutions, paternity, child custody, child visitation, child support, modifications, domestic violence and other complex family law issues. Should you need assistance with any kind of family law matters you can visit her website at www.Mercado-Law.com or contact her at […]
Did you know …
A common credit myth or misconception – When you get a divorce your accounts automatically divorce with you ….. This could not be further from the truth.
By Kathy Kane, LCSW
Divorce is one of the most emotional experiences you will ever face. The process can be overwhelming. But, it need not be, if you are able to move through it with intention, hope and confidence. Your attitude can help you get through your divorce. By taking charge of the divorce process, as well as your emotions,
Be sure to review the beneficiaries of any life insurance that you may have. You might have policies or assets that you don’t think about such as your employer sponsored life insurance or an investment or savings account such as a 401(k) or Individual Retirement Account. In my Human Resources career I have seen occasions […]
by Mary Whipple
How do I find an attorney?
Ask your friends and family members about their experiences. The best way to find a good attorney is by asking someone about their first hand experience. Absent a referral from a friend or family member,
by Pat Burgess
Don’t sell your house right away or agree to who is going to take the house…Possession is 9/10ths of the law…distinction between “where you are going to live now, and where are you going to live in the future.”…
Wonderful, caring guidance ...it's unbelievable the quality of professionals in the room
Pat and her colleagues at Divorce Angels provided me with clear, caring, and meaningful guidance during the most challenging times of my child custody ordeal -- and a safe, welcoming environment in which to obtain needed answers. It is amazing to find such an array of talented professionals who are willing to sacrifice their personal time to listen and to guide individuals like me, at a time of needed support. During the monthly meetings, Divorce Angels gathers experts from a wide array of relevant fields -- emotional healing, legal advice, tax preparation, home selling, among others -- so that all participants I've see have been able to obtain answers to their questions. May you be blessed for all your kindness and advice, Pat!