Alimony, Maintenance, or Spousal Support?

Alimony, Maintenance, or Spousal Support?

If you are considering divorce or in the process, you may be wondering if spousal maintenance will be part of your financial plan for the future. Spousal support, alimony and maintenance usually mean the same thing, and may be used interchangeably by your attorney or...
How is Child Support Calculated?

How is Child Support Calculated?

Child support is a crucial issue for any divorcing couple with children.  Parents need to know what to expect so they may plan for the future.  Here are the basic questions I hear from couples (in my state, New York) surrounding this issue: What is child support?...

Naked With Cash – Mid Year Update

As I mentioned here, I am participating in a series of posts called, “Naked with Cash” at a popular blog called ConsumerismCommentary.com. It’s been really interesting.  Participants in the series update their net worth monthly, and discuss their current financial...