Preparing for a Possible Divorce

If you think divorce might be possible in your near future, there are certain steps you can take to prepare for a potential case. Whether you might file in a few weeks or months, or you suspect your spouse might file, it can be very helpful to take some time to prepare for a potential case. Doing so can help resolve your case more efficiently in many situations.   First, it is important to take stock of your financial situation. It is a good idea to gather all account information, including: Current bank account balances Investment portfolios Retirement accounts Property titles and values Debts All sources of income You should also gather personal information, including the Social Security numbers of your spouse and children. If you have children, it is important to consider what type of custody arrangement might work best for your family. If you believe your spouse might [...]