Utah Divorce Blog

Who Pays the Credit Cards in Utah Divorces?

By |2018-11-23T09:23:45+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Categories: Property Division|

Maybe you’re thinking about divorce, but you’re scared because you have a lot of debt and you’re not sure what will happen to it in divorce. Take solace: you are not alone. This is a really big concern for many people thinking about divorce. Now, debt comes in different forms. Most people have house debt, but [...]

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Consulting with a Utah Divorce Attorney, What To Bring?

By |2018-11-24T23:09:55+00:00November 21st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

You’ve decided now is the time to divorce. You’ve done your research on the internet about divorce and Utah divorce attorneys. You chose a few offices, called them (the first call was a bit nerve-wracking), and set some consultation appointments. Now, you have to figure out what to say and what to bring to the appointment. [...]

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Getting Paid Commandment #8

By |2018-11-19T11:55:58+00:00November 19th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

We have reached the end, folks. Today is the last commandment to help you get paid 100% for the work you do. Until today, you’ve worked hard, really hard, to serve your clients well. You work nights. You work weekends when you have to. You miss activities with your wife and kids. You don’t really have [...]

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Getting Paid Commandment #7

By |2018-11-14T18:19:57+00:00November 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

When you get up in the morning dreading your job, there is one case, one client, that comes to your mind before all others. That client is the person you think about when you go to bed at night worrying about work. That client’s face pops in to your mind during weekends with your family and [...]

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Getting Paid Commandment #6

By |2018-11-13T19:59:19+00:00November 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

We’ve covered a lot of ground so far. You’ve learned to: (1) change your mindset about getting paid, (2) bill regularly (at least once per month), (3) not chase money, (4) always have money in trust, and (5) to stop work if your client doesn’t pay or doesn’t have money in trust. These five commandments will [...]

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Getting Paid Commandment #5

By |2018-11-12T10:18:17+00:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Yesterday, with commandment #4, we discussed the importance of always having money in trust. Today, we’ll talk about how to ensure that money stays in trust. (Note: if you missed commandments 1–3, read here, here, and here.) Today’s commandment takes discipline, consistency, and commitment, and it may seem scary at first, but it is vital to [...]

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Getting Paid Commandment #4

By |2018-11-11T10:58:41+00:00November 11th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Yesterday, I gave you the most difficult commandment to help you get paid for 100% for the work you do as an attorney. If you don’t remember, it was: don’t chase money. Today’s commandment is a follow-up to commandment #3, and it will help you immensely in your quest to not chase money and to get [...]

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