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Health Insurance and Child Support

Establishing a child support plan that’s fair for both parents can be a complicated process, but it’s also one that’s necessary to meet the needs of your children. When deciding on a monthly payment, you’ll also need to consider other types of support each parent provides, specifically who is covering health insurance for the children in a divorce.

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When Your Ex Is Dragging Out Your Divorce

Once you know your marriage is irretrievably broken, you likely just want to move on with your life. That requires finalizing the divorce process and having the judge issue the divorce decree. But what happens if your spouse is prolonging the divorce process?

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Common Issues in a High Asset Divorce

Resolving issues in a divorce, especially involving finances, can be challenging and costly in terms of legal fees and emotional involvement but can become even more complex to achieve when high assets are involved.

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Can One Spouse Refuse to Agree to the Divorce?

When seeking a divorce in Kansas, the requesting spouse will prepare and file a Petition for Divorce at the court. Next, they must serve a copy of the divorce petition and summons to their estranged partner (respondent). In some situations, the respondent may resist the divorce by refusing to sign the divorce papers.

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Prenuptial Agreements: What You Should Know

If your partner said they want a prenuptial agreement, or you are considering getting a prenup before the marriage, you are probably looking for more information. Whether or not you should get a prenuptial agreement depends on your personal situation.

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How Does Remarriage Affect Your Divorce?

Remarriage and its impacts on alimony, child support, and child custody should all be a concern regardless of who is remarrying. If you are planning to remarry or your ex-spouse is, you need to know how that will affect your divorce agreements.

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Divorcing Later in Life

Divorce can be challenging and overwhelming at any age. However, the number of divorce-related issues can increase when ending a marriage later in life. Divorcing later in life is often referred to as a gray or silver divorce.

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Will Cheating Affect My Divorce Case?

Discovering that your partner is having an extra-marital affair can be painful and emotional. In fact, adultery is among the common reasons for marital breakdowns and divorce in Kansas.

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If We Get a Divorce, Do I Have to Move Out?

Most married couples live in one house during the marriage, and many continue living together until they file for divorce. Under the property division law in Kansas, the house belongs to both spouses. However, living under the same roof while a divorce is pending is not an option for the vast majority of couples. That is why the question “Who should move out?” will arise sooner or later.

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Your Rights to Retirement Assets

Retirement assets and savings are among the most valuable assets many individuals own. During the division of assets in a Kansas divorce, couples are also required to distribute their retirement savings – including 401(k) plans and pension plans – equitably and justly.

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