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.
If you're going through a rocky patch in your marriage and suspect a separation could be on the horizon -- or if you've already been served with divorce papers -- you may be worried and wondering about your next steps. Concerns about custody and the division of assets can be magnified if you're not in the paid workforce yourself but have instead joined the increasing ranks of stay-at-home dads. Read on to learn more about the rights of stay-at-home fathers going through divorce.
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.