Top 10 Tips for Massachusetts Divorce Planning

Posted almost 2 years ago. Applies to Massachusetts, 1 helpful vote

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1

Plan Your Work

Think of this as a job. Plan your work, and then work your plan. Outline the steps you need to complete -- in order. Give yourself specific plans, organize those plans, and make sure you give yourself measureable and time-based goals for each.

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Start Collecting Documents

Whether the documents you collect relate to financial history (bank statements, credit card statements, tax records, etc.) or artwork/school-work from your children, expect these things to slowly disappear once the divorce process begins. If you need to put a strong case forward, you'll need documents to backup your claims.

3

Meet With an Attorney for a Free Consultation

Most attorneys offer this service. While it'll be difficult to get actual legal advice, learn about the process before it begins, and do your homework in finding a lawyer with whom you can connect with and feel comfortable with.

Additional Resources

To learn more, call a local attorney for information.

Irwin Pollack

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Divorce is the process of formally ending a marriage. Divorces may be jointly agreed upon, resolved by negotiation, or decided in court.

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