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What is a divorce decree?

Washington couples who are undergoing the divorce process are doing so to get a divorce decree. This is the formal judgment or court order that grants the termination of your marriage. A divorce decree is not finalized without a signature from the judge. What's...

Special considerations for grey divorcees

Divorce rates are going down, generally speaking. But the over-50 cohort still has higher than average levels. These splits have been nicknamed grey divorces. People in Washington state should be aware of the special considerations that impact late-in-life divorces....

The problems with 50/50 custody

Washington couples entering into a divorce may believe that 50/50 child custody is the right choice for them. While there are many benefits to 50/50 child custody, there are some problems that it does create. By understanding what these problems are, you can better...

How debts are handled during a divorce

The state of Washington is a community property state, which means that joint assets are divided equally in a divorce settlement. It also means that joint debts are typically split equally in a divorce settlement. An outstanding balance may be labeled as a marital...