PHOENIX FAMILY LAW BLOG
CHILD SUPPORT COLLECTION: CHILDREN ARE EXPENSIVE!
Child support collection and collection of arrears (back child support) are crucial in meeting the high costs of raising children. The USDA estimates that a middle-class family will spend $222,360.00 to raise a child born in 2009 to age 18. The estimate is increased from 2008 due to increases in child care, education and health services. […]
FOUR METHODS FOR OBTAINING AN ARIZONA DIVORCE
If you’re contemplating divorce, you’re probably feeling a bit overwhelmed by the enormity of the process. Not only do you have to adjust to a new, unmarried life, but you’ve also got to figure out how to divide your property and share your finances. If you have children, the process can be even more complicated. […]
WHAT IS A COMPLEX DIVORCE?
A complex divorce is one in which there are many issues to resolve and the Husband and Wife cannot resolve this issues without a good deal of outside help from attorneys and/or mediators. Complex divorces can involve high asset divorce cases, spouses with numerous real estate properties, tax issues, a privately held corporation or several closely held businesses, marital […]
DIVORCE & DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: OVERCOMING FINANCIAL CHALLENGES
Abusive/domestic violence relationships are difficult to leave due to financial obligations. Many women who want to leave a violent husband or boyfriend are afraid to do so because they are financially dependent upon the abuser. Even working women may have very little control over her finances as domestic violence is about control. The abuser may have […]