Blog Posts in February, 2017

  • What You Need to Know About Military Divorce

    || 27-Feb-2017

    In the United States, divorce is unfortunately a very common event. According to the American Psychological Association, “about 40 to 50 percent of married couples in the United States divorce.” For second and subsequent marriages, the chance of divorce is even higher. Arguably, military marriages are often more difficult than civilian marriages. Frequent moves, and regular deployments ...
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  • Paternity in Katy, Texas

    || 24-Feb-2017

    In today’s day and age, more children are being born to unwed parents than ever before – a reflection of the changes in our society. Some parents do not plan on marrying, while others choose delay a marriage until a later date. Regardless of couples’ individual circumstances, the birth of a baby is a joyous event. In order for unmarried couples to enjoy the full rights and ...
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  • Property Division in a Texas Divorce

    || 22-Feb-2017

    In the United States, there are two main methods of dividing a married couple’s property in a divorce : 1) equitable distribution, and 2) community property. Texas is one of several states, including Arizona, California, Idaho, Nevada, and New Mexico that follows the community property method of distribution. Under Texas’ community property laws, most of the property acquired during ...
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  • Financial Advice for a Katy Divorce

    || 20-Feb-2017

    Over the years, we have heard clients say they had wanted a divorce for a long time, but delayed it for years because they were afraid it would ruin their credit, or they would end up bankrupt or penniless. This uneasiness is understandable as these fears are not necessarily unfounded. Many divorcing spouses have made financial mistakes that have resulted in long-lasting consequences. However, the ...
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