Let’s face it, no one knows you better than your former spouse. There’s one person in the world who knows exactly how late (or early) you like to get out of bed in the morning. There are museum strollers vs. mountain climbers; beach bums vs. ski bums; breakfast in bed vs. sunrise in the skyContinue reading “Is Vacationing With Your Ex a Good Idea?”
Category Archives: Alimony
Can You Read the Judge’s Mind?
No – you can’t read the Judge’s mind; but I can. Okay. Not really. But, there are clues which are surprisingly reliable. Picture this. You and your ex-wife have been fighting about custody, visitation, and money. You are barely making ends meet, and she keeps bringing you to court (making you pay your lawyer moreContinue reading “Can You Read the Judge’s Mind?”
10 SENTENCES A DIVORCING PERSON MIGHT SAY
First, a quick refresher on the 5 basic ground rules to understanding (and loving) your divorce: 1. DIVORCE SUCKS!! 2. All spouses are monsters (including your spouse’s spouse). 3. It does not matter whose fault it is. 4. It is never too late. 5. If someone’s life is in danger, get out now. Figure theContinue reading “10 SENTENCES A DIVORCING PERSON MIGHT SAY”
When is it Alimony?
Alimony: I interviewed a woman this week for a divorce. They have two small children. Her husband has been unemployed for 4 months and has begun drinking more (amount) and more (frequently). She works full time to support the 4 of them. They rent their home. She has a bachelor’s degree and does not makeContinue reading “When is it Alimony?”
IS DENISE RICHARDS CHARLIE’S (GUARDIAN) ANGEL?
Charlie Sheen and Brooke Mueller are officially divorced, having filed their papers Monday morning in theLos Angelescourthouse. They initially separated in December 2009 after a highly publicized Christmas Day fight. The terms of the divorce agreement were complicated throughout the process. Sheen refused to pay alimony. There was a question of who would have custody of theirContinue reading “IS DENISE RICHARDS CHARLIE’S (GUARDIAN) ANGEL?”