How Bankruptcy Helps with Foreclosure

When your home is in foreclosure, you might feel as if it’s a lost cause with no way out. The good news is that there is relief that can help dig you out of the hole and even give you more time to catch up on payments. Bankruptcy can bring much-needed relief to families facing foreclosure, along with other additional benefits that can help you stress less.

Preparing for Divorce: The Top 5 Things You Need to Know

Did you know that divorce is the second-most stressful life event next to the death of a spouse? One of the ways to alleviate that stress is to prepare yourself for the process. Preparation can vary from person to person, depending on finances and if children are involved along with other factors. The following 5 tips can help you prepare and stay informed throughout your divorce.

New Tax Law Alters Alimony Deduction, Divorce Strategy

Alimony deductions are gone in 2019, and while payees won't be taxed on the payments, they'll also work harder for it during divorce negotiations. Effectively, the change is a financial loss for the person paying alimony and a windfall for the person receiving it. But ultimately, the change stands to limit the amount of alimony the payee receives in a divorce.