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Written by attorney Annie Marie Rolfe

How community property laws affect your marriage

Arizona, California, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin are all community property states. Learn what this means when it comes to your property and assets.

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Community Property can be a complicated and confusing area of the law, especially when it involved business interests, real property, student loans, personal injury awards, gambling, inheritance, retirement accounts, and the like. Consult with an attorney to see how you can protect yourself when dividing your assets as part of a divorce or legal separation.

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