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How is alimony determined in Mississippi?

Alimony is a form of financial support one former spouse pays to the other. Alimony is also referred to as spousal support and is awarded based on the need of the recipient spouse and the ability to pay of the paying spouse. Alimony may also ne awarded if one spouse...

What are some tips to avoid divorce?

In our industry, we often get inquiries about how couples can avoid divorce. After all, if one is reading this blog, they are likely looking for these types of tips too. And, this blog will explore three of the top tips for helping couples avoid a divorce. Be honest...

Grounds for divorce and no-fault divorce

In the past, divorces were commonly resolved through trials. To end a marriage, one spouse would have to petition the court and show grounds for divorce. The two parties would then argue in court, trying to convince the judge to dissolve the marriage. If the court...

Dividing retirement assets in a divorce

Dividing property may be complicated when couples end their marriage, especially after accumulating assets from years of work. Dealing with retirement accounts in a divorce is one of the issues that need special attention. Unique issues Courts divide assets based on...

Toxic marriages and health concerns

When people think about some of the consequences associated with a toxic marriage, they often focus on the hardships associated with frequent arguments as well as physical and verbal abuse. Financial problems, difficulty with various activities in daily life and...

What are the two types of alimony?

Alimony or spousal support is a payment made to a former spouse to assist him or her with regular living expenses. The judge may require you to pay alimony as part of your divorce agreement. If you pay alimony, there are two types the court may order. According to The...