Property Division

Is My Inheritance Considered Community Property?

Posted in Community Property,Prenuptial Agreements,Property Division on July 13, 2020

One of the main issues every divorce case involves is property division. How a judge will divide the property, assets and debts you and your spouse have acquired during marriage will depend on the laws in your state. California is in the minority as a community property state. This law means your ex-spouse could receive… read more


Property division involving 401(k) not straightforward process

Posted in Property Division on April 26, 2019

Getting divorced can quickly take a financial and emotional toll on an individual in California. A major area of concern for those going through divorce is how to handle property division with their retirement funds. Here are a couple of tips for protecting a 401(k) during a divorce proceeding. First, it is critical to understand the… read more


Property division can impact financial wellness long term

Posted in Property Division on April 11, 2019

Money matters can be complicated to address during divorce proceedings in California. The reason for this is that divorcing spouses must figure out all of the assets they share and then how to go about property division, including debt division. Still, a couple of tips might help those facing these concerns to protect their financial… read more


Property division, career change may spark concern during divorce

Posted in Property Division on March 28, 2019

Financial issues can quickly become a source of contention during a divorce proceeding in California. However, in addition to worrying about matters such as property division, a divorcing individual may be concerned about his or her career trajectory during and after the divorce proceeding. In some situations, people going through divorce may consider beginning new… read more


Property division fears common during divorce

Posted in Property Division on March 21, 2019

When spouses in California opt to get a divorce, they may naturally feel stressed out and fearful of the future. This is because they may not know how their approach to property division and child custody, for example, will affect their futures. However, they may more easily overcome their fears by jotting down what scares them… read more


Conflict over family home can complicate property division

Posted in Property Division on March 15, 2019

Ending a marriage in California can easily present financial challenges, particularly when high-value assets — like a house — are involved. For instance, two divorcing spouses who are tackling property division may not agree on what to do with their house, which is often a couple’s biggest shared asset. Here is a glimpse at two… read more


Property division does not have to cause conflict during divorce

Posted in Property Division on March 7, 2019

The divorce process is never an easy time mentally or financially. This is particularly the case when two spouses are experiencing hurt or anger. However, some tips may help these individuals to tackle issues like property division and alimony in the most peaceful manner possible in California. First, when getting divorced, two spouses might want to… read more


Gray divorce involves tackling issues like property division

Posted in Property Division on February 28, 2019

A growing number of people in California are getting divorced later in life — a phenomenon known as a gray divorce. This is true despite the fact that the divorce rate overall has declined during the past two decades nationwide. Here are a few reasons why people get divorced and thus wrestle with issues such as… read more


Property division can be tough to tackle with a narcissist

Posted in Property Division on February 20, 2019

Going through the dissolution of a marriage in California can be difficult no matter how amicable the process may seem at first. However, a divorce proceeding involving matters such as property division and child custody can be even more challenging to navigate if one’s spouse happens to be narcissistic. Here is a glimpse at how those… read more


Property division, other divorce issues can be handled amicably

Posted in Property Division on January 17, 2019

Divorce is commonly thought to be a hostile process that leaves the two parties involved feeling bitter. However, it is indeed possible for those going through divorce to handle matters such as property division and child custody amicably. Here are some mistakes that often cause unnecessary conflict during these family law proceedings in California. First, many… read more


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