No one wants to pay alimony after they get divorced, but many men find themselves facing this very real possibility. Alimony payments can cost you more than a portion of your monthly salary; it can also make it more difficult to rebuild your financial security after your divorce. Here's how a prenuptial agreement can help you avoid paying alimony in your divorce. What Is A … [Read more...] about How A Prenuptial Agreement May Help You Avoid Paying Alimony
Alimony Rights for Men
One major issue relevant to spousal support is cohabitation. Moving in with someone else during or after your divorce can mean that the spousal support payments should be decreased or completely eliminated due to the added support the payee is receiving. Whether you’re a man who is in the midst of a divorce or you have been divorced for many years, you want to make sure that … [Read more...] about How Cohabitation Affects Spousal Support
If you’re a man in New Jersey who is in the midst of divorce, you know how challenging it can be to come to any kind of agreement with your spouse. However, many men want to settle their divorce out of court, so they try to make things work in mediation or during other negotiation processes. No divorce settlement is a perfect science, and courts do rely on the judge’s … [Read more...] about How to Know If Your Divorce Settlement Is Unfair
As a family law attorney, I field many questions from current and potential clients about every aspect of family law. One of the most common topics that clients have questions about is alimony, also known as spousal support or spousal maintenance. There are a lot of misconceptions about alimony, which leads many men to believe they will be required to pay a considerable monthly … [Read more...] about How Much Alimony Will I Pay After My Divorce?
Many fathers and husbands take pride in providing for their family, so they have been the primary wage earner in their marriage. It is still more common for a mother to stay at home with the children than a father, which means many dads have the opportunity to advance in their careers and increase their income over time. When parents divorce, this means that the father is more … [Read more...] about Minimize the Impact of Paying Alimony and Child Support