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Attorney Latrice Knighton of Sterling Law Offices explains how the landmark case Vander Perren v. Vander Perren sets the precedent for how the court rules on how maintenance can be reduced or terminated by the courts years later after the divorce was settled.
Tony Karls, host of Flourishing Families, sits down with Pat Quin of Cedar Springs Outdoor Adventure Day Camp and the conversation quickly turns to the benefits of a child attending day camp. They discuss how day camps provide the child an opportunity to develop foundations of their character.
Client Solutions Team manager Kelley Shaw has been with Sterling Law Offices since 2015. “Every interaction with every client and every potential client, is an opportunity for us to build relationships across our community,” Kelley says, in this interview.
What is the reason to why a higher-education degree is not considered to be a part of marital assets? How will that affect you and your current situation?
We recently sat down with George Schmidley of Affiliated Financial Advisors for this video about getting started towards financial independence and followed up with questions where we ask him about the stages of financial independence and if this were a goal or a process.
We all seek validation and likely have a basic understanding of the benefit of validating others. However, this simple skill is often the hardest interpersonal skill to understand and master.
Two people do not have to be married in order to eligible for a change in alimony. Two people can be in a de-facto relationship (where they are not married), but they act like a married couple.
What is urban gardening and how could it help your family? With the increasing popularity, it might be time to jump in and help your community with an urban garden.
Attorney Jeffrey Morrell works out of Sterling Law Offices Fond du Lac location. He represents clients everywhere from Green Bay to Dodge and Fond du Lac counties. He views his role as an attorney in family law as an advocate for his clients.
After a divorce is final, you can usually remove your ex spouse from the life insurance policy unless a court orders otherwise to secure support payments.
Shared family experiences are proven to increase family bonds and promote positive behavior in children. By cooking with your kids, you have the opportunity to teach them safety, problem-solving skills, and the value of collaboration.
Attorney Genelle Johnson is the managing partner for the Fox Valley region of Sterling Law Offices. She describes herself as a pitbull that is generous and caring, willing to take the gloves off and get into your corner to protect and defend you.
With Wisconsin being a “no fault” state, infidelity does not help or hurt someone in the judge's final decision on spousal support. In addition, it has no impact on alimony or property and debt division.
When choosing a financial advisor, decide if you need all aspects of financial planning or and investment advisor only. You'll want to ask how the financial advisor is compensated, what type of clients they work with, examples of success, up to date credentials, references, and finally if they are a fiduciary.
Studies show that professional weight loss coaches achieve significant better healthy weight loss than peer-led and mentor-led groups. Losing weight offers health benefits including lowered blood pressure, lowered risk of heart disease and strokes, improved cholesterol and blood sugar levels, and other lifestyle benefits.
Especially in divorce court first impressions matter. That's why it's important to know how to dress appropriately for when your court date arrives.
Everyone going through a divorce wants to have that financial security for their loved ones. Look towards the future with your health being one of the most important assets that you have, and health insurance as a close second.
The highest rate of divorce is when people are 45 years old or more. With that in mind, it is important to know where someone stand's financially as they get closer into retirement years.
There are lots of issues that pop-up during divorce like custody placement, and division of assets. In the end, we get all of those things accomplished but then there’s a question: what is next?
No one enjoys the thought of splitting their assets during a divorce, but it's an important step to equally distributing the things two people have jointly owned.
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