There is so much about divorce that just doesn't seem fair! If your spouse wouldn't get a job, or didn't make as much money as you did while you were married, or if your spouse refused to save money while you scrimped and scraped to build a nest egg, it seems horribly unfair thatyour spouse will … Read more about Do I Have to Give My Spouse Half If We Divorce?
Divorce Property Division
The biggest assets most people have are their home and their retirement plans. So, it is no surprise that dividing these assets when a couple divorces is tough. While dividing a couple’s interest in their home and in their retirement plans can both be complicated, it is especially tricky to divide … Read more about How to Divide Your Retirement Plan in Divorce
Sue Ann Hamm, the now ex-wife of billionaire oil tycoon Harold Hamm, is said to be planning to appeal the $1 billion divorce judgment she recently received from an Oklahoma judge. Apparently she is disappointed with the outcome of the case and doesn’t think that it’s fair ... What??!!! How can one … Read more about Divorce Settlement: Should You Stand on Principle?
Judith Saunders, a retired British teacher, recently spent five years and £100,000 (that's over $164,000.00) in a London court trying to get back the wedding ring she bought for her now ex-husband when they got married forty years ago. The ring cost £550 (approximately $900.00). Crazy? I think so. … Read more about Divorce and the Family Jewels: What if You Are Fighting Over Jewelry in a Divorce?
I recently read an article about Dan Auerbach, the lead singer and guitarist for the Black Keys. He just divorced his wife, Stephanie Gonis. In the property division, she received $5 million, one of the couple's homes, a Toyota Highlander .... and a lock of Bob Dylan's hair! From a legal … Read more about Property Division in Divorce: Don’t Sweat the … Stuff!