Divorce

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What to Consider in a No-Fault Divorce

If you are looking at a no-fault divorce, there are considerations you should be aware of regarding alimony, child support, and property divisions. North Carolina is a no-fault divorce state, which means that the spouse who files for the divorce doesn’t need to show a specific cause or that either spouse was at fault. However, […]

divorce and marriage trends in 2020

Prepare for these Surprising Divorce Trends & Shifts

Statements like “One in three marriages ends in divorce,” and “People who get married young always get divorced,” are common, and while they may have been true at one time, are they still? Our divorce attorneys in Raleigh are taking the opportunity to see how trends in marriage and divorce have changed and how this […]

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Who Claims the Children on Their Taxes After a Divorce?

It’s no secret that your financial situation changes drastically after a divorce. In addition to your household income being cut in half, the way you file your taxes will change. One of the most common questions divorced couples have is who will claim their child(ren) on their taxes. Claiming your child(ren) on your taxes means […]

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7 Tips For Avoiding Conflict During a Divorce

Breaking up with your former husband or wife can be rife with anger, hurt, resentment, and sadness. Keeping conflict to a minimum is the easiest way to make the divorce process smoother, though. Minimizing conflict also makes post-divorce life easier, especially if you have children and will be sharing custody.