Financially, you will notice the difference before and after a divorce. In some cases, you might be better off, but in the majority of cases, people find they're spending more to support themselves since they don't have their spouses to help with household costs and other expenses.
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One thing that some people may need to handle is restoring a ward's capacity after a period of time where they had to have a guardian. As a guardian, you'll need to pass off the guardianship responsibilities correctly. Failing to do so can result in legal trouble.
If you have to go through probate, you will likely want to work with an attorney. When you choose your attorney, you'll have to set up an initial appointment to discuss the case.
Spousal support is an important protection for those who earned less throughout a marriage or who have fewer opportunities for work immediately after divorce. The support is designed to help people boost their income following a divorce and to support them as they go back to school or find work.
As someone who is already married, you may not think that there is anything you can do to protect yourself or your assets. You already live with your spouse, and what you earn together you use together.