A very common concern many parents have is what happens to their children the custodial parent dies. Every parent should have a plan for their children in the event of the parents’ death, but there are specific concerns if the parents are no longer together. Surviving Parent Takes Priority Regardless of who has custody, or if the deceased parent has
In most New York divorce actions, child support is the easiest issue to settle. The New York Child Support Standards Act (CSSA), lays out a standard formula that determines the child support obligation of the non-custodial parent. The formula considers the number of children, each parent’s income, child care expenses, health insurance expenses, and any extraordinary expenses related to
Money is one of the leading causes of divorce, so if you want to start your marriage off on the right track you should ask your fiance these important money questions. “What Is Your Current Level of Debt? Debt can have a huge impact on planning your future together because of its negative effect on your credit score. If you want
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Preparing for a custody battle can be one of the scariest and most difficult things you have to do. While fathers can, and often do, get full or joint custody of their children, it can often be a tougher fight than it is for mothers. Following this tips and hiring a good attorney can help level the playing field. Be
The Holiday season can be bittersweet for divorced (or divorcing) families. This cheerful season is a harsh reminder of past celebrations as a happy family. When the divorce is recent, the holidays can be extra stressful on involved. Here are some tips that will help you share parenting this season without losing your mind. Here are some tips to share
Here is what you should do if your ex files an order of protection against you, In this video, I share tips on how to protect yourself if your ex gets an order of protection against you. If this happens, you need to take these three steps: Hire An Attorney Make Sure The Order Allows You To See Your Children
In almost every high conflict divorce case either one or both parties are accused of being a narcissist. In most cases neither party is actually a narcissist and the parties are just experiencing typical divorce conflict. However, in some cases, one party is a true narcissist and special precautions need to be taken. What are the characteristics of a real
As all pet owners know, pets become part of your family. Often couples treat their pets like children, and the prospect of never seeing your beloved pet again can just as bad as losing custody of a child. Research suggest that about 50% of American marriages end in divorce and that 62% of American households include at least one pet.
Child Support in New York can seem confusing and complicated, but it doesn’t have to be that way. You asked your biggest questions and I answered. Check out the slideshow below for answers to the most common questions about child support in New York. Have more questions? Follow us on Facebook for more New York child support and child custody tips.