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Credit Card Perks and Divorce.

Credit Card Perks and Divorce.

In a recent study it was reported that nearly half of American households use credit cards to earn perks such as cash back, points to use toward purchases, and travel miles.  Credit card companies entice users to run up debt so that substantial interest can be earned...
Divorce and the Needs of Adult Children.

Divorce and the Needs of Adult Children.

For many of us parents who have adult children we recognize that our children don’t magically become fully self-sufficient when they turn 18 and graduate from high school.  When couples divorce in California the legal requirement to support them (unless they are...
Full Disclosure and Divorce.

Full Disclosure and Divorce.

In my ongoing efforts to simplify the process of divorce, I have boiled it down into four basic steps.  First, getting educated on the law and the issues.  Second, the exchange of a thorough and complete disclosure.  Third, resolving the issues through settlement or...
Untangling and Divorce Mediation.

Untangling and Divorce Mediation.

When we get married we make a conscious decision to become entangled with our partner.  As they say, we “tie the knot.”  We move from being individuals to being a partnership.   We entangle our personal lives, our finances and our assets and obligations.  We may...
Hello, Goodbye and Happy New Year!

Hello, Goodbye and Happy New Year!

I have always loved New Years.  Earlier this month I wrote about making resolutions and reflecting on the year gone by. I continue to be one of those people who likes to stay up until midnight and count down the arrival of the new year, bang on pots and pans, give big...