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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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.
With the new tax laws in 2019 coming up quickly, you might be in a rush to get your divorce filed. If your divorce is finalized after the start of the new year, you'll be held to new tax laws that you may or may not want to have affect your case.
If you have children with your ex-spouse, you're sure to understand the importance of co-parenting. The steps that you take will impact your children now and in the future.
In your mind, asking for a prenuptial agreement before tying the knot is a simple process. However, you also know that your fiance may not agree with your line of thinking.
Did this year's holiday season with family match your definition of "happy?" If not, you're probably not alone. In fact, the divorce rate spikes at the beginning of every year. Family law attorneys around the country report that rates of filing are nearly one-third higher beginning in January and continuing through March.