How to Calculate Child Support in Florida

So, you’re a Jupiter parent going through a divorce. How do you know whether and how much child support you will owe? That is not an easy question to answer, as the calculation of child support is a very complicated matter. Florida law requires the court to consider a number of factors when determining the […]

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Do I Need a Prenuptial Agreement in Jupiter, Florida?

Getting married soon? Congratulations! What a blissful and exciting time. But also a time for lots of change. As you contemplate spending the rest of your life with someone, suddenly you’ve got a lot of important things to think about. Are we on the same page with child-rearing? Should one of us stay home with […]

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I Am Divorced With Kids – Can I Move?

Are you a divorced parent in Jupiter? Want to know if you can move away with your kids? Or perhaps your ex-spouse wants to move with the kids and you want to prevent them from doing so. I am divorced with kids – can I move and take the kids with me?  Move-away or relocation issues […]

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How Can I Pay for a Divorce Lawyer?

You’re a Jupiter resident who needs a divorce…but how are you going to come up with the money? Do you need a lawyer, or can you represent yourself? This is one of the most frequently asked questions I receive from Jupiter residents. We all know the unfortunate statistic that about half of all American marriages […]

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The Pitfalls of Shared Parenting in Jupiter Divorce Cases

This is Part 2 of Shared Parenting in Jupiter Divorce Cases. Part 1 focuses on what the concept of Shared Parenting actually means under to Jupiter divorced parents. To read Part 1 of this article, click here. As a divorced parent in Jupiter, you can probably already imagine some of the downsides to shared parenting. […]

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Shared Parenting in Florida Divorce Cases – Part 1

If you are a Jupiter divorced parent of minor children, you are likely already familiar with the terms “timesharing” and “parenting plan”. If you’re a soon-to-be divorced Jupiter parent, you need to understand these concepts because they will be VERY important to your family for many years to come. Where did these new terms come […]

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Getting Divorced? Here’s How to Protect Your Credit

Besides the obvious concerns about children, most parties to a divorce are primarily concerned with division of assets/property. Who gets the house? Can I keep the car? Am I entitled to this, or that item? Can my ex get any of the inheritance I received? Meanwhile, they overlook the equally important issue of how liabilities […]

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