Your Divorce is Like Hurricane Matthew
Make Sure You Take Care of Yourself First. As we are all familiar, Hurricane Matthew slammed into the south east United States destroying areas of Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina. Hurricane Matthew’s death toll within the United States …
Found a New Partner, so What About Alimony?
When people get a divorce, the most common wording within the divorce agreement is that alimony payments will stop if the spouse receiving them begins “cohabiting” with someone else. Raleigh Divorce Agreements When you think about it, the logic of …
Divorce: Husband could pay wife in retirement benefits
A husband could satisfy a $120,000 installment payment he owed to his ex-wife under their divorce agreement by transferring some of his retirement benefits to her, a Virginia court recently ruled. The wealthy couple’s divorce decree required the husband to …
Should I plead “Not Guilty” in NC Courts?
Have you been charged with a crime? Just because you think you may be guilty, does not automatically mean you will be found guilty of your criminal charge or traffic violation. Under the law, you are presumed to be innocent …
When To Review Your Beneficiary Designations?
Did you know that your will does not determine who gets your IRA or your 401(k) account when you die? That’s right – these accounts are “non-probate” assets, which means they’re not covered by your will. Instead, they will generally …
Have you Picked The Right Executor?
Have you picked the right person as your executor or trustee? Before you name someone as an executor or a trustee in your will – or before you agree to be an executor or a trustee – it’s a good …