During a Texas divorce, who gets the house? The cars? The retirement accounts?
Some residents of Texas may be interested to learn of a recent article discussing the advantages of preparing some aspects of a divorce ahead of time. More than 800,000 divorces are started every year in the United States, and one of the most difficult issues to decide is almost always asset division. Complex divorce cases often involve a prolonged series of asset valuations and reviews of property interests, in which one or both parties may find themselves being marginalized. In order to facilitate such procedures and perhaps prevent such animosity, the author presents five recommendations for possible courses of action to take before a divorce begins.
Women in Texas going through a divorce may not automatically receive spousal support or get everything in the formerly shared house. Experts say, however, that soon-to-be ex-wives are entitled to a share of all assets, including those their ex-husbands might want to hide. They stress the importance of working with a legal professional during the process of property division rather than trusting the word of a former spouse.