The Importance of a Detailed Parenting Plan

A detailed parenting plan is one of the most important documents you will ever create. A bad parenting plan can lead to excessive arguments between the parents and could wind up with the two of you being in court so many times that the court clerk knows you by first...

Child Custody and Vacations

When the kids are off from school because of Spring Break or summer vacation, divorced parents might run into problems if they both want to go on family trips. Here are some tips for avoiding custody issues when it’s time for a vacation. Except the Unexpected A...

Making Joint Custody Work

Getting divorced can be one of the scariest things that you may have to go through. Telling your children can be even worse. More people fight over their children than anything else. Joint custody is the  best for children, allowing them to have both of their parents...

Child Support – Who Pays and What Does it Cover?

Raising kids is expensive.  If a divorce occurs, the expenses to do not disappear. Both parents must still provide financial support for the children.  The court wants the children to enjoy the same standard of living they would have had if their parents had not...

Helping Children through a Divorce

Divorce is stressful for everyone involved, including children. Often confused, hurt and sad at the idea of their parents breaking up, kids of all ages need support and guidance throughout a divorce.  Here are some tips to ensure that your children not only survive...