Money & Divorce: 3 Things to Consider When Debating Whether to File for Divorce or Bankruptcy First

August 31, 2015

While going through a divorce can cause people to have to file for bankruptcy later, in some cases, couples struggling with a lot of debt may be facing bankruptcy and divorce, wondering whether there is an advantage to filing for one before another. The short of it is that it will depend on the specifics…
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Are There Any Benefits to Filing for Divorce First versus Letting My Ex File First?

August 20, 2015

In light of our last blog on modern divorce trends in the U.S., now is a good time to address this issue, namely whether it’s better for someone to file for divorce first or let their ex file first. The Possible Upside of Filing for Divorce First Although filing for divorce first will not give…
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4 Interesting U.S. Divorce Trends

August 10, 2015

Half of all marriages end in divorce is a divorce statistic commonly thrown around. While it may have been true of divorce in the U.S. in the 1970s and 1980s, however, modern divorce trends tell a different story – namely that the U.S. divorce rate today is less than 50 percent and that it has…
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