Holidays and child custody: Are you prepared?

The holiday season gets into full swing during the month of October, as families begin to prepare for Halloween. After that, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s quickly come down the pipeline. The holidays are a time for family and friends. Unfortunately, if...

The impact of a Texas divorce on your retirement plans

For some couples, the eminent reality of retirement is what eventually gives rise to the decision to divorce. Both spouses may be able to pretend for some time that they don’t mind the way their marriage has changed until they need to consider spending all day,...

Divorce in Texas is complicated for business owners

Here in the Lone Star State, we take pride in going about things a bit differently. While this mentality of independence is useful in many areas, when it comes to divorce, Texas laws are more complicated than those of many other states. Specifically, Texas is among...

Which of you will keep the house during your Texas divorce?

The biggest assets often cause the most concern during a divorce. You and your ex are likely keenly aware of the value of your marital home, as well as your retirement accounts. That may mean you both have wishes regarding those assets, which may or may not reflect...

Legitimate causes for concern in a high-asset divorce

Divorces are typically more complex when they involve a high amount of material wealth. This is simply because there is more to organize and there is more at stake. Divorcing spouses in Texas with a high number of assets should work with the law to protect their...

How to plan a summer vacation as a divorced parent

It doesn’t matter if you have physical custody of your children or visitation rights, there’s a good chance you’ll want to plan a summer vacation. This is a great opportunity to spend time with your children. Unfortunately, issues regarding child...

This is how divorce can affect you when you’re self-employed

If you will be going through a divorce and are self-employed, you must understand that you will be identified as a business owner. As such, it’s in your best interests to do everything possible to protect your business and source of income. To start with, you...