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High Asset Divorce
Empty pockets
If you’re going through a divorce, it’s essential to be proactive about keeping your finances in check, because if you don’t, there will be consequences. Unfortunately, many people end up with a smaller divorce settlement than expected because they either lived beyond their means or spent community funds on themselves that had to be reconciled...
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Bezos Amazon Divorce
When Amazon’s Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos announced their intent to divorce in January of 2019, few expected the couple would agree to a divorce settlement only three months later. Unlike other high-profile, affluent divorces, the Bezos split seemed quite amicable, even though it appears that Jeff ended up with a larger share of the couple’s...
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Brad and Angelina Divorce
When Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from Brad Pitt in September of 2016, the tabloids quickly speculated the split would get messy, but few guessed it would drag on as long as it has. At the time, both Jolie and Pitt released statements expressing their concerns for the well-being of their six children along with...
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Going through a divorce can be extremely stressful — even when considering only the emotional side of things. When adding on top of that the pressure and complications that arise from dividing assets, a situation could become too much to handle. That’s why it’s important to make sure that you are well-prepared and understand your...
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Divorces can be extremely costly, both emotionally and financially. In the case of high-asset divorces where a lot of financial loss or gain is at stake, a great deal of stress can be mitigated through doing good research, and taking the time to plan strategies logically and rationally. This blog will give a brief overview...
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You and your spouse control a fair amount of assets in Collin County, but your spouse doesn’t actually work. You know that you are going to be ordered to pay alimony during your upcoming divorce. You’re not thrilled about it, but not for the reasons most people cite. You don’t care about the money. You...
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You didn’t get a prenuptial agreement. You didn’t want to ask your spouse about it. Now that you’re married, though, you think you’ve made a mistake. If so, you may want to consider a postnup. As you may already have guessed, it can do many of the same things, but the two of you can...
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You and your ex are going to split up and that means talking about child custody rights, money, property division and a whole host of other issues, all of which can be quite delicate. You may set out hoping to have a conversation, but you’re worried it’s going to turn into a disagreement and even...
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Lump sum alimony payments are not possible for everyone. If your spouse is being ordered to pay, he or she has to have enough money on hand, after the divorce, to make the payment. However, in some high asset divorce cases, this type of money is present, and there are some benefits with lump sum...
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The divorce process for high net worth couples is generally more complex and involved than divorces of typical couples. The property division portion of a high asset divorce can open high net worth couples up to significant tax implications. Working with an experienced divorce attorney can help these couples identify potential liabilities and draft a...
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