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Changing Marital Status with Divorce

Options for Changing Your Marriage Status ANNULMENT OF MARRIAGE Navigating your options for changing your marriage status is never easy. In this post, we cover the basic components of annulment, legal separation, or divorce for couples seeking to better understand their options. Annulment is the legal finding that a marriage was never valid from the [...]

By | December 5th, 2016|divorce|0 Comments

Establishing Child Support, Parenting Time and Legal Decision Making (Custody)

Establishing Child Support, Parenting Time and Legal Decision Making; Everything You Need to Know Establishing Child Support can be accomplished so long as Paternity has already been established or you will establish Paternity in the same Petition. Establishing paternity means that a court or a government agency has ruled as to who is a child’s [...]

By | April 28th, 2016|CHILD SUPPORT, Custody, divorce|0 Comments

Spousal Maintenance (Alimony)

Establishing and Securing Spousal Maintenance Spousal Maintenance is financial support for one spouse paid by the other spouse in a divorce or legal separation. Sometimes, during or after a divorce, one spouse may need financial help from the other spouse. There are various reasons why this may be as all circumstances are different. In this [...]

By | March 2nd, 2016|divorce, The Divorce Guy Blog|0 Comments

Dividing Community Property in a Divorce

Defining and Dividing Community Property in a Divorce Community property is any property acquired by either spouse while married whether acquired jointly or separately.  The distinction lies with the timing of the acquisition of the property and not necessarily that it was acquired with both names on the title or separate names on the title. [...]

By | January 28th, 2016|divorce|0 Comments

Use that tax refund to start your divorce!

Divorce and Name Changes Often, one or both spouses will want to change their name as part of the divorce process. If a spouse is returning to the name she or he used prior to the marriage (sometimes called a “maiden name”), the name change can be included as part of the divorce process. Other [...]

By | January 22nd, 2016|The Divorce Guy Blog|0 Comments

Filing for Divorce When Your Spouse is Not in Arizona

Filing for Divorce When Your Spouse is Not in Arizona   Arizona Revised Statute 25-312 says that as long one spouse has been an Arizona resident for 90 days, you can file a Petition for Dissolution of Marriage (Divorce) in Arizona, regardless of where you were married. It is not necessary for your spouse to [...]

By | January 20th, 2016|CHILD SUPPORT, Custody, divorce, The Divorce Guy Blog|Comments Off on Filing for Divorce When Your Spouse is Not in Arizona

Arizona Divorce, Annulment, and Legal Separation

Arizona Divorce, Annulment, and Legal Separation In Arizona, couples have three options for legally changing their married status: divorce, annulment, or legal separation. Divorce is a legal termination of marriage. Annulment is a legal finding that a marriage was invalid from the start. Legal separation leaves spouses married but separates their income and debts going [...]

By | January 13th, 2016|divorce|Comments Off on Arizona Divorce, Annulment, and Legal Separation

Child Support

In his proclamation naming August 2015 Child Support Awareness Month, Governor  Douglas A. Ducey states that, "children need parental support and stability from both parents for their financial, emotional and physical growth." I'm sure we can all agree that a well planned child support agreement is important not only to secure the material needs of [...]

By | December 28th, 2015|CHILD SUPPORT|0 Comments

Divorce

Starting Your Divorce with The Divorce Guy   The Divorce Guy offers professional legal document preparation services. We have decades of experience preparing documents for divorces in Arizona. By using our service you can avoid the expense of a high priced attorney so that you can focus your financial resources on helping your family make necessary transitions [...]

By | June 29th, 2015|CHILD SUPPORT, Custody, divorce, The Divorce Guy Blog|Comments Off on Divorce

Establishing Paternity in Arizona

Establishing Paternity in Arizona Paternity is the legal identification of a child’s father. It is used to decide issues of legal decision-making (what used to be called custody), parenting time, and child support, as well as other issues such as inheritance rights.   Under Arizona Revised Statutes 25-814, a man is presumed to be a [...]

By | February 17th, 2015|CHILD SUPPORT, Custody, divorce, The Divorce Guy Blog|Comments Off on Establishing Paternity in Arizona