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Are you worried about telling the kids about your divorce?

Posted by Sunnen Law | Dec 07, 2022 | 0 Comments

The romantic relationship between you and your spouse is no longer working, and you accept that. What you're struggling with is separating the family unit.  You have no idea how you're going to break the news to the kids or how they are going to deal with it. Fortunately, kids are often much more...

Property division: 3 options for the family home

Posted by Sunnen Law | Sep 29, 2022 | 0 Comments

If you're getting divorced, your first option may be to try to keep the family home. You need to consider the financial side of this, as you may have to give up something in order to keep it. This is because your spouse likely also has a claim to the home. As you divide property, if you're going ...

California divorce residency requirements explained

Posted by Sunnen Law | Sep 06, 2022 | 0 Comments

If you intend to divorce your spouse in the Golden State, there are conditions you need to meet before you can file. One of them is your residency in the state.  If you're planning a move along with a divorce, it's wise to understand the residency requirements in California before you start.  The...

4 tips to protect your assets in a divorce

Posted by Sunnen Law | Aug 01, 2022 | 0 Comments

Dealing with a divorce can be overwhelming. Not only do you have to handle the flurry of emotions, but you also have to look out for your interests and ensure you get what you deserve. If you are not careful, you might get shortchanged or lose assets that rightfully belong to you. Given the uncer...

Proven tips to ease the emotional impact of divorce

Posted by Sunnen Law | Jul 05, 2022 | 0 Comments

Divorce is challenging. Even in situations when both parties agree that the marriage should end, it can be stressful, frustrating and emotional. While divorce is rarely easy, there are steps you can take to help ease the process and take care of yourself. Accept that your emotions may change When...

Divorce can leave a positive impact on your children

Posted by Sunnen Law | May 24, 2022 | 0 Comments

You may often hear parents state they're only staying married until their children go to college or move out. What these parents don't realize is their unhealthy marriage may be pushing their kids out of the house too early. Children may not understand the dynamics of marriage, but they can reali...

What pushes people to divorce their spouses?

Posted by Sunnen Law | May 11, 2022 | 0 Comments

You may have recently heard yourself asking why you are still married. There seems to be something in your relationship you no longer have. A special bond that made the marriage worth having. Now you're searching for this feeling again to reignite your marriage. You may be wondering what caused t...

What should you do with the marital home in a divorce?

Posted by Sunnen Law | Apr 01, 2022 | 0 Comments

Your marital home is likely a place that's very special to you. Determining what will happen to it is often something that's hard to do if you decide to divorce.  There are a few ways you may opt to handle the marital home. You and your ex will have to consider the options and work together to fi...

How does military divorce work?

Posted by Sunnen Law | Mar 17, 2022 | 0 Comments

Being married to someone in the military has unique factors that can make it more challenging than civilian marriages. For example, they may be away for long, undefined periods. Laying down roots can be harder because the whole family might be required to move in the future. So, it is no surprise...

Control your emotional attachments to things in a divorce

Posted by Sunnen Law | Mar 04, 2022 | 0 Comments

People become emotionally attached to specific items. For some, this could be the home where they raised their children because of the memories they have there. For others, it might be a vacation timeshare where the family spent a lot of time.  When you end a marriage, you have to split up the pr...

What really matters in a divorce?

Posted by Sunnen Law | Nov 18, 2021 | 0 Comments

There is so much at stake during a divorce that it can be hard to prioritize. Yet, if you cannot, you will waste unnecessary time and stress arguing over things that are really not that important. Think back over the last few months, and you will find examples of arguments with your spouse that, ...


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