Does Marriage Affect Child Support?

If you pay or receive child support, you know that a judge takes many factors into account when determining child support payments. One major factor is your own income and expenses. So, what happens if you eventually remarry? Does your new spouse’s income become a factor in your child support payments?   Don’t Worry About…
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Why Do I Need a Trust? Learn About the Benefits of a Trust Fund from Ben Kaasa Law.

Simply put, a trust or trust fund is an efficient way of passing on your assets to family members, loved ones, or as charitable contributions. A trust fund avoids the probate system, meaning less time and stress when you pass on your legacy. If you’re like most people, you probably think of a “trust fund”…
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Is Adoption Right For My Family?

Adoption is not a new idea. We even have historical records of adoptions taking place in ancient Roman times. It’s even a central plot point in many famous stories, such as Oliver Twist, Annie, and The Secret Garden. Most everyone would agree that young children should not be left to fend for themselves, and that…
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While your marital status does not influence your credit score, the implications of a divorce can cause a “ripple effect” on your overall financial situation, which may ultimately hurt your credit score. Read on for more information about important things to keep in mind about your finances in the midst of a divorce. In many…
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Duluth Family Lawyer offers tips and advice on helping your child adjust to a new school.

  The beginning of the school year is always a time of transition. Summer break has come to an end, and it’s time to pack away the swimsuits and suntan lotion and break out the polo shirts and backpacks. Some years involve more transition than others. Perhaps this year, your family moved to a new…
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