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January 2014 Archives

Alimony still helping many in Massachusetts's divorces

Alimony reform has been a big topic of discussion in Massachusetts and in many other states. With reform on the rise, many individuals may worry that alimony is no longer a viable option for them. Although the laws have changed, alimony still serves as a useful tool and helps many individuals.

Helping Massachusetts' children handle divorce and child support

Divorce can be a particularly difficult time for children. Their lives are changing significantly, and they often feel powerless in the situation. Kids do not always handle these changes in the best way. No matter how a child handles divorce, parents must always offer their children the love and support that they need to make it through this difficult time.

Hilary Duff separates from hockey pro husband

Hilary Duff is an actress who began on the Disney Channel. The actress, however, is now 26-years-old and all grown up. Recently, Duff has had to handle some very difficult family matters and it appears as if those problems will lead her towards a divorce.

Alimony no longer just for women

Traditionally, alimony has been thought of as payment from a husband to a wife to help her financially after a divorce. This thought mainly developed because women were found at a large financial disadvantage following divorce. Today, however, women have made much economic progress. In fact, in some marriages, the woman acts as the breadwinner, while her husband acts as the homemaker.

Vampire Diaries couple finalizes divorce

The Vampire Diaries is a television serious that is popular on The CW. The series depicts a girl who falls in love with a vampire and falls into his supernatural world. A love triangle develops and the plot has thickened since. The complex relationships of the actors outside of the show, however, have also thickened.