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What Happens To Your Business In Your Divorce?

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If you have your own business and you’re ending your marriage, then you’re going to want to know what happens to your business in divorce.
Probably about half of my clients either have their own business or their spouse is self-employed and there’s a huge variety in what those businesses look like. I’ve seen blogs that are strictly a side-job that probably cost more to run than the revenue they generate, (more...)

The Impact of 2018 Tax Code Changes on Alimony

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From the moment the bill came to public light up until when it was passed into law, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has taken many residents of North Carolina by surprise. This due to the uncertainties and confusions caused by the tax code changes for 2018 and beyond.
The new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which was signed into law in December 2017, will greatly affect alimony going forward because the payer will no longer be able (more...)

Finding Hidden Assets During Divorce

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Discovering that your spouse has been hiding assets from you can leave a bad taste in your mouth. It can make you angry, upset, and confused. You’re already going through a divorce, a process that is difficult enough in itself, and now this is one massively rotten cherry on top.
The reality is we live hectic lives. Our days seem to fly by and the world around us moves quickly. Unfortunately for that reason, it is often (more...)

Divorce – How to Avoid Destroying Your Kids!

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17 Jan, 2018

Resolutions, new beginnings, second chances, promises realized…. This is what many think of as the New Year begins.
Yet, January is also the beginning of “Divorce Season,” (which runs through, and peaks, in March) with the number of Google searches for “divorce” the highest in this first month of the year.  So, for some, the New Year will begin with divorce papers, emotional turmoil and unexpected change.
Whitney Houston sang: &(more...)

Teen with Terminal Cancer Marries High School Sweetheart

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Dustin Snyder, a Tampa Bay teenager with terminal cancer, married his high school sweetheart, Sierra Siverio, in a ceremony attended by friends, family, and members of his community who made his wish possible. Snyder said he knew immediately what he wanted to do in the time he has left…Snyder says that the wedding was everything he had dreamed it would be.

Celebrity Divorce Lawyer Launches Site To Help Divorcing Couples

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Prominent celebrity divorce lawyer Laura Wasser launched a website to help couples divorcing without the hefty lawyer fees.
Laura Wasser has handled divorces for over 20 years with famous clients such as  Ryan Reynolds, Heidi Klum, Ashton Kutcher, Johnny Depp and many others.
Wassers says the average divorce in the United States costs about $20,000. Not everyone can afford to pay those fees, which inspired her to create the interactive site, ItsOverEasy.com, which&(more...)

#RelationshipGoals: Husband Thanks Rihanna’s Fenty Makeup For Boosting’s Wife Confidence

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A husband wrote the sweetest review for Rihanna’s Fenty makeup line, praising a product for helping his wife gain confidence in herself.
A man named Daryl posted a review on the Fenty website praising the makeup brand for helping his wife’s pigmentation with one of their foundations. His wife, Jeanelle, suffers from cutaneous lupus erythematosus, an autoimmune disease that causes skin lesions and discolorations among other symptoms.
In the review, the woman’s (more...)

Quincy Jones Has 22 Girlfriends and They Know About Each Other

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Legendary music producer Quincy Jones is quite the ladies man with 22 girlfriends, and they’re all under the age of 42.
The 84-year-old media magnate told GQ Magazine he doesn’t hide his 22 relationships. He’s embracing singledom by dating as many women as he can. After three failed marriages, the 79 time Grammy-nominated artist doesn’t shy away from bragging about his women from all over the world in places like (more...)

Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes Cozy Up At Pre-Grammy’s Gala

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Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes made a rare appearance together this weekend, but they still masqueraded as friends.
The celebrity pair have been rumored to be dating for years, but the two have kept it on the down low. They were first spotted together late last year holding hands as they strolled on the beach.
On Saturday, the actors sat next to each other looking cozy at Clive Davis’ Pre-Grammy Awards Gala, but the two arrived separately with (more...)

Ciara Is Dragged Online For Sharing Pastor’s Dating Advice

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Ciara isn’t feeling the love from the ladies when she shared a video suggesting women act like a wife and not a girlfriend. She has since responded with her own take.
On Sunday, the singer took to Twitter and shared Pastor John Gray’s sermon advocating women stop acting like girlfriends.
“You are not a wife when I marry you, you are a wife when I find you,” he says. “A wife isn&(more...)