Child Custody

No, You Won’t Lose your Kids if you Stayed at Home and You Don’t Make Money Now

By |August 27th, 2020|Categories: Child Custody|

You decided with your spouse that you would stay at home with the kids. Years pass. Now, your spouse wants to get divorced, and is threatening to take the kids from you because "You can't afford them." Yeah, that's not how divorce and custody work. You stayed at home, which means you can't make a lot [...]

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Why Do Utah Parents Pay Child Support When they Share 50/50 Custody?

By |August 26th, 2020|Categories: Child Custody, Child Support|

I get asked a lot why Utah parents pay child support when they share 50/50 custody. It's a good question because it seems like sharing 50/50 custody would mean you share everything equally, including costs. That's not quite how Utah law sees it. So, here's how Utah law looks at these situations. In Utah, the child [...]

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Blocking your Abusive Ex from your Phone

By |August 24th, 2020|Categories: Child Custody|

Most divorced parents think they have to let their ex call them and text them. Usually, that's not a bad idea. It is the easiest and quickest way to communicate. Somethings, though, when your ex is mean, insulting, controlling, and terrible to you, texting and talking on the phone is just a bad idea. You don't [...]

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When Can a Kid Decide where to Live?

By |January 27th, 2020|Categories: Child Custody|

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