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Mariah Carey Gets Millions From Ex For “Inconveniencing” Her

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Mariah Carey just got richer.
When Mariah Carey and her ex-fiance billionaire James Packer split last year, the diva demanded $50 million for the “inconvenience” of moving from NYC to Los Angeles to be with Packer. As ridiculous as that sounded at the time, it turns out Packer did end up settling with his ex-fiancé just recently.
The Blast is reporting that Packer and Carey settled a few months ago, but it was a far (more...)

Cryptocurrency and High Net Worth Divorce

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Cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin is a global, digital currency. A cryptocurrency doesn’t exist in the tangible world — it’s all virtual.
Bitcoins move around the Internet anonymously and can be hard to trace. Users don’t need to provide names or other forms of ID as the money is banked in the cloud. Bitcoin is becoming attractive for scorned spouses who want to hide assets during a divorce.
The process uses bank and wire (more...)

10 Important Things You Need To Know About Divorce And Your Credit Score

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Lots of people are talking about their credit score now with the Equifax data breach but that’s not the only reason you should be monitoring it. There are ten important things you need to know about divorce and your credit score and that’s what I’m talking about in this latest episode of Conversations About Divorce.
My guest for this Conversation is Samantha Gregory from Rich Single Momma. Samantha shares a wealth of knowledge, (more...)

How to Understand a Business Valuation in Your Divorce

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Your wife is a very successful dermatologist. She owns a practice with 3 other doctors. Your family lived the life of their dreams until your wife cheated with your neighbor and told you she was leaving you.
You don’t earn nearly the income she does. Her career came first and yours always took a backseat.  You are counting on receiving money from her business to assist you financially until you can (more...)

Main Line Family Law Center | Expert Divorce Mediation and Caring Divorce Support

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Legal

Obtain your marital settlement agreement, file your divorce papers, and get your decree.

Financial

Uncover potential savings and income sources so the whole family can live secure in the two separate households.

Parenting

Work out custody and activities, while minimizing family conflict as you each create a loving, secure home for your children.

Emotional

Navigate tough decisions and conversations with confidence and no regrets.

Can You Mediate A Prenuptial Agreement?

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By Gerald A. Maggio, Esq.
Prenuptial agreements are a sensitive topic of discussion. A couple entering into marriage might not warm up to the idea in the beginning. Unfortunately, the growing number of failed marriages and ensuing ugly disputes makes such agreements all the more necessary. Once a couple has decided to sign a prenuptial agreement, the next task is to decide the division of assets. This can turn out to be unpleasant.
Ultimately, discussing a prenuptial agreement can (more...)

Jesse Williams Agrees To Temporary Divorce Settlement

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Video Via Dish Nation
Jesse Williams’ divorce just got a little less contentious.
The Grey’s Anatomy star will be paying his ex-wife Aryn Drake-Lee $160,000 as part of a temporary settlement, according to TMZ.
Williams has agreed to pay $100,000 in child support to his estranged wife while $60,000 will go to cover her legal fees and other related expenses.
Jesse Williams is raking in the bucks apparently as TMZ is reporting the (more...)

Does Adultery Have An Impact On A California Divorce Case Today?

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Are you wondering whether cheating can have an impact on your divorce case or not? If that is the case, here is all that you should know about adultery.  A marriage can end when one of the spouses discovers that the other is having an adulterous relationship. But what importance does an extra-marital relationship has on the continuity of a marriage or in a divorce? The answer to this question may vary from country to country and from (more...)

Behaviors That May Increase Divorce Expenses

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While you are negotiating your divorce settlement, it is imperative for you to make certain rational decisions on the basis of sheer logic rather than your emotions. In case the couples cannot be flexible or logical, it may take several years for the courts to grant them a divorce decree. The delay happens mainly due to the reason that these couples’ negative emotions dictate their behaviors. Hence, the divorce related expenses also go up. It is important to (more...)

Issues When Dealing With Commingled Funds In A Divorce

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Prior to getting married, the property owned by you is regarded by the court as your “separate property”. This dignified that such a property is owned only by you and not by your spouse. For example, if you have $15,000 in your bank account and own a property while getting married, you are bringing your separate property in the marriage. Such a property remains your separate property if it is not “commingled” with your (more...)