Is Asset Protection Possible Without a Prenup in Minnesota?

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  • On March 8, 2019
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What Is Asset Protection? Divorce is never a topic that people like to think about―especially when planning a wedding. However, with a high percentage of marriages ending in divorce and more than 430,000 currently divorced individuals in the state of Minnesota, asset protection in the event of marital dissolution is important to consider. Asset protection […]
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How Meditation Can Limit Stress and Minimize Costs in a Divorce

  • Posted by Leigh Frost
  • On February 26, 2019
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The stress that stems from divorce can seem insurmountable. However, beyond the separation from someone you once intended to spend the rest of your life with, the staggering costs can add up quickly. The stress and costs can quickly spiral out of control if things are not handled civilly through divorce mediation. There may be complications due […]
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What Is the Difference Between a Legal Separation and a Divorce?

  • Posted by Leigh Frost
  • On February 22, 2019
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While marriage can be a romantic celebration of a couple’s love, it is also a legal contract. An official marriage recognized by the government entails a marriage license or certificate, which is then made public record. By getting married, spouses are afforded some benefits while taking on particular responsibilities. A marriage contract plays a significant […]
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When Do You Need a Lawyer for Child Support?

  • Posted by Leigh Frost
  • On January 9, 2019
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There is no easy way to manage a divorce. Whether you and your partner are on amicable terms or have trouble even being in the same room together, divorce is a messy, complicated process. This is especially true when children are part of the equation. But how do you know when it’s time to bring […]
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Can You Get a Prenup After You Get Married?

  • Posted by Leigh Frost
  • On January 3, 2019
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Marriage is an agreement that includes sharing the rhythm of life with another person, as well as sharing property, finances, investments, and many other tangible aspects of day-to-day living. A prenuptial agreement is an optional document that a couple can sign before entering a marriage outlining each persons’ assets and rights in case of a […]
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What Are the Different Types of Alimony?

  • Posted by Leigh Frost
  • On November 28, 2018
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Alimony can be one of the most contentious points in a divorce settlement. This type of payment, also called spousal maintenance, is designed to ensure that a spouse who earns less money can still afford a reasonable standard of living after the divorce is final. Many clients have questions about who can get alimony and […]
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Do Prenups Matter in Minnesota?

  • Posted by Leigh Frost
  • On November 19, 2018
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If marriage is in your near future, you may be curious about a prenuptial agreement. Chances are you’ve heard of them already but don’t know all the details. A lot of couples decide to sign a premarital contract to protect themselves in the event of a divorce. Even if you’re interested in the idea of […]
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How Is Child Custody Determined in Minnesota?

  • Posted by Leigh Frost
  • On November 12, 2018
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Whether you are currently involved in a divorce from your children’s other parent, or you have a child with a person who is not currently your partner, you’ll need to seek legal advice about child custody. Here’s what you need to know about your rights and responsibilities under state law.   Types of Minnesota Child […]
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Is Minnesota a Common Law Property State?

  • Posted by Leigh Frost
  • On August 27, 2018
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  • assets, attorney, common law, distribution, divorce
You may be wondering if Minnesota is a common law property state or something different when it comes to the issue of divorce. Minnesota is, in fact, a marital property law state. It’s important to learn the ins and outs of what a marital property state is and how assets are divided upon divorce.   […]
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7 Tips for an Amicable Divorce

  • Posted by Leigh Frost
  • On August 24, 2018
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What is an amicable divorce settlement? This is where both parties work together and come to an agreement before a judge imposes one. But how does an amicable divorce work? Here are seven tips for an amicable divorce in Minnesota. Be civil to each other It may feel artificial to be civil to someone you […]
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