Personal finances can trip you up in a divorce

Couples who are getting divorced in Tennessee overlook personal finances at their own peril. Any mistakes that they make during a divorce may stay with them for a long time as the divorce agreement locks in things such as asset division and support arrangements. If...

Student loan debt in a divorce

Tennessee is an equitable distribution state. This means that a married couple’s assets are split equitably, or “fairly,” in a divorce. It's worth noting that this doesn't necessarily mean an even 50-50 split. Some people may think that a student loan taken out during...

Knowledge is power when it comes to divorce

Tennessee residents facing a divorce might be in for an unpleasant surprise, especially if they do not understand their finances. If one spouse is in the workforce and the other is not, the stay-at-home spouse might not be prepared for unexpected expenses during and...