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California divorces in the military

Divorce is a difficult transition for every family, no matter what the profession of each spouse is. However, when one spouse is working in the military, there are additional factors that need to be taken into account.

Divorce and debt: What you need to know

If you are heading for divorce and you have been married for at least seven years, you probably had time to accumulate some assets and some debt. While you are probably aware that you will have to split your marital assets with your soon-to-be ex-wife, do not forget that the debt will play a role in your divorce as well.

Military pensions are up for grabs during a divorce

A military divorce has many factors. When you decide to get a divorce and are in the military, you need to decide on how you want to move forward. Do you want to focus on getting or avoiding paying spousal support? Do you want to get the custody arrangement you prefer? Maybe you're most concerned with the pension. Whatever the situation, you need to develop a plan for your negotiations.

If you fear for your life, you need a protective order

There are many times in life where things don't go as planned. If your marriage is one of those things, then you may be leaning toward a divorce. If you're concerned that telling your spouse you want a divorce may turn violent, you should learn more about a protective order.