If you are preparing for a divorce and trying to grasp all of the ways that ending your marriage will affect your life, one piece of good news is this: Getting divorced does not directly impact your credit score. Your marital status does not have any bearing on your credit. So, your credit did not […]
Wisconsin Grounds for Divorce: Do You Need a Reason?
Wausau Attorney Assisting Divorcing Couples If you are ready to get divorced, you undoubtedly have your reasons. Whether your spouse cheated on you, you are a victim of domestic violence, you and your spouse have grown apart over time, or you are struggling through any of the other countless life scenarios in which people choose […]
Questions to Ask Your Wisconsin Divorce Attorney
Compassionate Divorce Lawyers Helping Wausau Families with Difficult Decisions Whether you are considering a divorce, you are concerned that your spouse may be planning to file, or you have already been served with divorce papers, it is important that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible. Getting divorced is a process, and the […]
Is Spousal Support Permanent in Wisconsin?
Wisconsin Attorney Helping Divorcing Couples Settle Spousal Support Issues Whether you expect to receive or be under an obligation to pay spousal support (also referred to as “maintenance” in Wisconsin) after your divorce, the calculation of your maintenance award will be a critical factor when planning your finances going forward. This includes not only the […]
Understanding “No-Fault” Divorce
Like all other states, Wisconsin law provides what is known as “no-fault” divorce. In fact, Wisconsin is purely a “no-fault” divorce state, which means that it is no longer possible to file for divorce in Wisconsin on fault-based grounds. But, while this may sound like it limits spouses’ options when it comes to filing for […]
What Can You Expect from Your Wisconsin Divorce?
When you are contemplating a divorce, it is natural to want to look toward the future. Going through a divorce is a challenging time, and the results of your divorce can impact your life for years to come. So, what can you expect once your divorce is over? The answer depends on how you approach […]