We've all heard the statistics: between 40-50% of first marriages end in divorce and about 60-65% of second marriages end in divorce. As you can see, if you and your spouse have decided to end your marriage, you aren't alone. But being a statistic... (Read More)
One of the most important aspects of a divorce is determining who gets what. If you and your spouse accumulated property or other assets over the years, it's crucial that you calculate the value of everything and determine what you'll keep and what... (Read More)
There are approximately 13.4 million custodial parents in the United States, and according to VeryWellFamily, 48.7% of them have some type of legal or informal child support agreement in place. If you have children but aren't the custodial parent... (Read More)
Neil Sedaka famously sang "breaking up is hard to do." He wasn't lying either.
Humans have talked about the ups-and-downs of love since the beginning of time, which is why many love songs—particularly those about breaking up—resonate so well... (Read More)
At Hoffman Divorce Strategies, we focus on two very specific aspects of the divorce process:
Accounting your divorce |
Using financial strategies to help you achieve a better settlement |
If you don't come from a finance background or... (Read More)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says 787,251 American couples divorced in 2017, an average of 2.9 per every 1,000 marriages.
In the United States, divorce is ubiquitous. It's the subject of movies, television shows, and... (Read More)
Summer vacation usually means some time off of work and relaxation with loved ones, but did you know it might also spell the end of your marriage?
As silly as it might sound, a 2016 study presented at the American Sociological Association found... (Read More)
Once you've worked out the arrangements of your divorce settlement, it's time to move forward with the proceedings. Your legal counsel will take care of most of the work, but it's still important you show up prepared. A bit of advanced planning can... (Read More)
Are you someone who hates even basic arithmetic?
We get it. Not everyone is a numbers person, and when your financial future is on the line, trying to navigate a divorce settlement without an advocate is incredibly scary. If you have kids, there... (Read More)