During a marriage couples in the Sacramento area share a life together. They live in the same home, share the expenses, acquire property together, raise their children together and share other aspects of their life. How the couple earns their income can vary though. Even though they ultimately share it, one spouse may work and the other may stay home…

Can birdnesting help after a divorce?

While readers of our blog may or may not have heard of the term birdnesting, we have discussed what to do with the family home during and after a divorce. Indeed, last week, we did a post on that very topic. And, in that post, we discussed keeping the family home...

Bill and Melinda Gates file for divorce

After 27 years of marriage, Bill and Melinda Gates are calling it quits. The couple broke the news on social media with both parties issuing a tweet on the matter. They married in 1994 after meeting at Microsoft, the software giant that Bill co-founded. There’s no...

Signs a marriage is heading to divorce

Few couples suddenly decide to end their marriage. For many, the buildup has been happening for a long time and in hindsight, they can point to a few signs that clued them in about an impending divorce. Below are common signs experts say show that a marriage is on the...

Fathers face custody challenges

Courts cannot discriminate against fathers when awarding custody, but fathers usually receive only 35 percent of custody time on average. There are ways to prepare for a child custody dispute and showing the judge that fathers would be fit parents. Devotion to the...