What I’m Thankful for this Holiday Season: DIVORCE

What I’m Thankful for this Holiday Season: DIVORCE

What I’m Thankful for this Holiday Season: DIVORCE Divorce gets a bad rap.  People say divorce is a scourge on our society.  Divorce rates are too high. Divorce breaks up families.  Divorce is the hobgoblin of little minds (that one might be a paraphrase).     I...
Dia de los Sobrevivientes

Dia de los Sobrevivientes

 (Day of the Survivors – only relevant in the absence of a Zombie Apocalypse) In honor of the Day of the Dead, let’s celebrate the survivors, and help them sort out their pension benefits and the survivor benefits bestowed upon the living upon the demise of the less...
QDRO – because you might be S.O.L if you QDROn’t

QDRO – because you might be S.O.L if you QDROn’t

QDRO (usually pronounced “QUAD-ro”, or in French “Herbal Engineering” parlance “Quoi?  Dro”) is an acronym for Qualified Domestic Relations Order. A Domestic Relations Order is an order filed with the court in a divorce or legal separation case, and the qualified part...
PMA: Pre-Marriage Awesomeness

PMA: Pre-Marriage Awesomeness

PMA: Pre-Marriage Awesomeness (otherwise known as Premarital Agreements or Prenups) Hello, people who are planning on getting married at some point.  I have a suggestion that you probably don’t want to hear.  You know the thing about marriages?  Lots of them last...