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Posted May 19th, 2014 | by The Red Headed Lawyer

Often times, when a marriage goes downhill, spouses may opt to separate rather than divorce. In some cases, a separation can be beneficial due to financial reasons, or it can allow both sides time to decide if divorce should be the final resolution. However, in many cases, opting for the path of least resistance may

Posted June 19th, 2013 | by The Red Headed Lawyer

During a divorce, the family home is usually the largest and most difficult asset to manage. What to do with the home is one of the most challenging questions a divorcing couple will have to answer. If one party owned the home before the marriage, or received it as part of an inheritance or gift,

Posted January 29th, 2013 | by The Red Headed Lawyer

Q: During a divorce, do you know how to get your name off the mortgage, if you’re not the one staying in the house? A: It is a common scenario when a divorce is pending.¬†One spouse wants to stay in the family residence, the other agrees (usually cannot afford the mortgage on one income), and

Posted September 14th, 2012 | by The Red Headed Lawyer

by Marivonne Essex If you’re contemplating a divorce in Texas, the fact that Texas is a community property state will be very important to you if either you or your husband has assets, such as real property, savings accounts, automobiles, pension plans, 401(k)’s, or anything else of value. The first misconception to clear up is