Anyone who has paid any attention to the news recently knows that there are many children who are looking for a good home. Furthermore, many children live in single-parent households that are looking for a second parent. In these situations, adoption is one of the keys to helping people in both of these situations.
Prenuptial agreements can be wise in even the best of potential marriages. However, if you are a woman who already has children, getting a prenuptial agreement is even more critical. The following reasons show why.
There is a change in the air with the end of the summer. New teachers, new school supplies and new schedules compete for attention with the carefree days and nights of early August. For children of divorce, however, another new element can be added to the list of novelties: new tension, as co-parents grapple with the increased demands of the school year. If you can find time, there are steps you can take to ensure that your child makes a smooth transition from vacation to the classroom.
There are many reasons why stepparents pursue adoption. You already play an important role in your stepchildren's lives. By formally adopting them, you can claim all the rights and responsibilities that go along with legal parenthood.