Written by attorney Lillian J Larosa | Jan 3, 2018

Don't not get a divorce to "save money" or "preserve assets"

The longer the marriage, the worse your exposure to property division and alimony and because of changes in the Massachusetts laws of intestacy, the surviving spouse has priority of appointment as Personal Representative of your estate and potentially a larger share of the estate than before.

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