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June 2017 Archives

Questions To Consider Before Filing For A Divorce

Coming to a divorce can be a harrowing decision. Many couples struggle with coming to the conclusion, weighing many factors, including personal and financial ones. If kids are involved, a difficult decision can become nearly impossible. Yet, nearly half of all married couples eventually seek divorce. With that decision can come a slew of headaches, from custody plans to alimony. So in most circumstances, couples should discuss the decision in depth before committing to undo their commitment.

Is Your Spouse Hiding Money?

Not all marriages are based on trust. One spouse may hide assets or money in an attempt to leave the marriage with them. Unfortunately this happens more than it should. A 2015 report from CNBC stated that about 7.2 million Americans have hidden accounts — in a bank or credit card — that are unknown to their spouse or partner.