Tag Archives: Spouse

Tips For Asking Your Spouse For a Divorce

When you are unhappy with your marriage and want a divorce, it is important to break the news to your spouse in the right way, especially if they have different feelings regarding your relationship. Reactions vary when confronted with something … Continue reading

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Is Your Spouse Wrecking Your Finances?

Here in the state of Illinois, divorce rates have steadily declined since the 1990’s. Still, hundreds of Illinoisans make the difficult decision to divorce from their spouse, every year. Nationwide, thousands of Americans get divorced on an annual basis. These … Continue reading

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My spouse will be honest about our assets

Michael Busby Even if you’ve decided to settle the terms of your divorce with regard to division of property, you should still consider the possibility the assets listed may not be all of the assets at stake. Don’t fall prey … Continue reading

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Are You Liable for the Debts of Your Spouse or Future Spouse?

One of the most frequent questions consumer lawyers get is the extent of liability that a spouse has for the debts that are incurred by the other. Sometimes spouses are worried about being responsible for debts incurred by the other … Continue reading

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VAWA for Abused Spouse and more

The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) is a piece of legislation that sought to combat domestic and dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking in the United States through means of criminal justice and community-based responses.   How did VAWA become … Continue reading

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