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How to negotiate a custody schedule that works for your family

World leaders have often tragically discovered what the opposite of negotiation is. It’s been said that when you cannot negotiate, when you cannot talk, when you cannot reach agreements, then you have war. When it comes to your children, you don’t want to drag them into a war. You’ll want to negotiate.

Estate planning: the top 3 misconceptions

Estate planning is essentially the process by which you determine how to distribute your assets once you pass away. Although it might at first sound like a grim topic, it’s actually about life; what you have built over the years can help your loved ones live comfortably after you’re gone.

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.