Many parents who are going through the process of adoption for the first time already have children of their own. This can mean that it is not only the parents embarking on a new journey but the other children, too. While it is likely that your children are very excited to welcome a new sibling to the family, it is possible that there could be challenges down the line, and it is important that you are aware of these.
February 2019 Archives
When you go through a divorce in any state in the United States, you will need to go through the process of asset division. This means that you will have to categorize all assets as either marital property or non-marital property. Non-marital property refers to any type of property that was either acquired before the marriage took place, that was a gift or was a form of inheritance. Marital property will count as any property that was jointly acquired during the length of the marriage.