6Oct, 2017

5 Reasons You Need a Will

October 6th, 2017|Estate Planning|

willA will is something many of us know we need but aren’t sure why. And because death isn’t exactly a pleasant topic, people often make the mistake of ignoring the importance of a will altogether. Instead of avoiding the issue, it’s important to take control of your estate planning and make sure your family is taken care of when you have passed away. Here are 5 […]

25Sep, 2017

5 Reasons You Might Need to Change Your Estate Plan

September 25th, 2017|Estate Planning|

Estate planning Beneficiaries and BequestsAn estate plan isn’t something you can make once and then forget about. You need to update your estate plan regularly to make sure it’s compliant with changes in statute as well as with changes in your personal needs. Here are 5 reasons you might need to update your Florida estate plan.

1. The Law Has Changed

Lawmakers are constantly reviewing and […]

18Sep, 2017

4 Things You Should Know About Spousal Support in Florida

September 18th, 2017|Spousal Support|

divorce agreement spousal supportNo matter which side of the divorce you are on, you probably have a concern about how finances are going to end up afterward. One solution is often alimony, or spousal support. Spousal support is money that one spouse pays to the other during a divorce and for some time after the divorce.

Usually, the higher earner is asked to pay support to […]

11Sep, 2017

Do Grandparents Have Visitation Rights to Grandchildren?

September 11th, 2017|Family Law|

Grandparents discussing visitation rightsOne concern that family members have in divorces, is whether or not they will still be able to visit the children. For many grandparents, a divorce can be worrisome.  They may wonder if their time with their grandchildren will be limited, or cut off entirely.  This can lead many grandparents to wonder if they have any rights to visitation.

In Florida, grandparents have […]

4Sep, 2017

What Happens If You Don’t Pay Child Support?

September 4th, 2017|Child Support|

Father and sonChild support payments are a frequent bone of contention in many divorces. They can also be hard to come up with when the financial circumstances of one of the parents changes. And, it’s a topic that is often one of the primary concerns for both parents during the dissolution process.

However, not paying child support can cause you a great deal of trouble. Failing […]