7 Signs of a Hasty Prenuptial Agreement

“Marry in haste, repent at leisure” goes the old adage. The same can be said for being too quick to enter into a legal prenuptial agreement or prenup. If you and your betrothed want a prenup, don’t rush. There are numerous good reasons to draw up a premarital agreement. The first is that it prompts…

5 Pros and Cons of Legal Separation vs. Divorce

In Missouri, divorce is the only method for spouses to end a marriage. A less common option is legal separation, in which the couple remains married. How does a couple choose one over the other? When one or both spouses decide a marriage is irretrievably broken, filing for divorce typically starts the legal process of…

COVID-19 Vaccine for Kids: When Co-Parents Disagree

It is not unusual for divorced parents to disagree on some aspects of their child’s medical needs and care, including childhood immunizations. With the rise of the novel coronavirus and the COVID-19 pandemic, however, even co-parents who usually see eye to eye may find themselves on opposite sides. Although currently no COVID-19 vaccine has been…

The Financial Upsides to Divorce

Many people view divorce as a painful financial reversal. There’s no doubt that the shift from being part of a two-income household with shared living expenses to a single-earner status poses numerous financial challenges to people at most income levels. But as a recent article, 7 Little-Known Financial Benefits of Divorce in U.S. News and…