Property Division

Will I Lose Claim to our Home’s Equity in the Divorce if I Move Out?

By |October 8th, 2019|Categories: Property Division|

You’ve decided to get divorced. It’s not an easy decision. In fact, it’s one you’ve struggled with for years. Now that you’ve made the decision, though, you want to move out because staying in the same house feels awkward. But, you’ve heard from your friends that if you move out, you’ll have abandoned the home and [...]

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Will I Be Able to Keep the Marital Home after my Divorce?

By |September 28th, 2019|Categories: Property Division|

Divorce is one of the most stressful events you will ever do through in your life. One of the aspects that makes it so challenging is moving. On top of everything else (losing your spouse, your family breaking up, your stress about money), you may have to sell your home and move away from your friends [...]

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I’m the Only One on the House Title; Can I Evict my Spouse?

By |April 11th, 2019|Categories: Property Division|

You’ve had it. You’re done. You want a divorce. And you want your spouse to leave the house. This makes sense because you bought the house before you got married, and you’re the only one on the title. In other words, this is your house, and you want your soon-to-be ex out. Can (and should) you [...]

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I’m Getting Divorced; What Should I Do with the Cash in our Safe?

By |March 16th, 2019|Categories: Property Division|

Lots of families have safes in their homes. They keep all sorts of things in them, like: guns, jewelry, birth certificates and other documents, and, most importantly, cash. This makes sense. You don’t want a bunch of cash floating around your house where anyone can take it. And cash is great. My family and I are [...]

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How Do You Deal with Non-Vested Pensions in Utah Divorce?

By |December 5th, 2018|Categories: Property Division|

A few months ago, Steve’s wife came to him and said she wasn’t happy and was thinking about ending their marriage. Steve was, needless to say, surprised. Since then, Steve and his wife have worked on things and have tried counseling. Nothing’s worked. Eventually, Steve’s wife filed for divorce. One of the issues Steve is trying [...]

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