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Divorce: Hidden Assets

In a divorce case, marital property is split according to state law and principles of equity. What if one spouse is hiding assets from the other during a divorce? This can affect the total amount of property to be split during the proceedings. It can be especially difficult for the spouse who did not handle […]

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Back To School Tips For Divorced Parents

More than 50 percent of America’s parents are divorced. Their children have to spend most of their time with the custodial parent, which limits some of their nurturing. A divorced parent can use the back-to-school time to build the child’s comfort level, however. The following are some tips that can increase the child’s bonding and […]

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Divorce Process: Filing The Divorce Petition

The divorce process in New Jersey involves several steps, details, and filings with the courts. It is important to understand the process in order for you to have the least amount of stress and time involved in obtaining your divorce so that you can focus on your new life. The average divorce process can be […]

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How Can I Get Involved In A Divorce Support Group?

Divorce is one of the hardest things that many people face in their lives. Nearly half of all new marriages in the United States end in divorce, and there are literally millions of people that get a divorce every year. The good news is that if you are experiencing a divorce you are not alone, […]

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Is Legal Separation Right For Me?

Legal separation is the best option for married couples who cannot continue living together, but want a legally binding way of living apart without filing for divorce. In the eyes of the law, legally separated couples are still considered married. One of the reasons for legal separation is to define the roles and responsibilities of […]

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Hidden Assets During A Divorce

Written By Gary J. Natale“Three things cannot be hidden long: the sun, the moon, and the truth.” Buddha  No matter how amicable a divorcing couple is, the dissolution of marriage with the equitable of assets is a complicated process. One issue that can cause an already complex undertaking to become even more muddled is hidden […]

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Division of Assets Include More Than Just Property

Written By Gary J. NataleGrowing up, you may have heard your parents say the old phrase “Fair doesn’t always mean equal.” In regards to the division of property in the case of divorce, the same adage often applies. In the state of New Jersey, for example, the state allows for ‘equitable distribution‘, which is essentially […]

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The Benefits Of Divorce Mediation

Written By Gary J. Natale“You can’t always get what you want; You can’t always get what you want; You can’t always get what you want, But if you try sometimes Well you might find what you need.” Mick Jagger & Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones   Divorce can be expensive. Especially when emotions get out […]

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