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How To Financially Plan For A Disabled Child’s Care In The Long Term

Posted by on Oct 30, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Financially Plan For A Disabled Child’s Care In The Long Term

If you’re concerned about the long-term well-being of children who have developmental disabilities that make it difficult for them to support themselves, then it’s important to take some steps to handle this issue. Here are a few ways you can do this. Setting Up a Quasi-Revocable Living Trust If you’re also worried about your own long-term mental state, a good approach is to set up a quasi-revocable living trust to care for the child in the long term. There are ways to do this even if you’re of limited means, often through long-term payment plans. You want to be able to retain some control if details change later on in your life, however. What If the Person Becomes Fully Incapable of Decisions? Another potential concern in this situation is if a mentally ill child is severely ill enough to...

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It’s All Your Fault: Understanding A Fault-Based Divorce

Posted by on Oct 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on It’s All Your Fault: Understanding A Fault-Based Divorce

When you’re filing for divorce, it’s going to be your decision whether you file for a no-fault or a fault-based divorce. Your attorney may suggest one over the other, but understanding what constitutes a fault-based divorce is important before you file. After all, fault-based and no-fault divorces both require that you have some legally valid grounds to file for divorce, but the grounds required for filing a fault-based divorce are limited. Here’s a look at what you should know about fault-based divorces before you file. On What Grounds Can You File a Fault-Based Divorce? There are only a few situations that qualify for a fault-based divorce. In order to be eligible, you’ll have to prove that your spouse did something as defined under your state’s fault-based divorce laws. Your divorce attorney can tell you what the specific legal limitations...

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