Your Guide to a Painless Divorce in California

Coming to the realization that your marriage is over is a painful process. Fortunately, the divorce experience itself does not have to be. You may worry that getting a divorce will require months or years of stress and will drain your finances. You might be surprised that most couples are able to accomplish a painless divorce without all of that hassle, conflict, and expense. In fact, unless you have a very high net worth, you might not even need a lawyer.

By |2020-05-09T14:59:52-07:00May 9th, 2020|Divorce|0 Comments

The Effects of Divorce on Children

Many people with divorced parents remember their parents’ divorce as a painful experience. History has shown that families often suffer numerous psychological changes associated with the divorce process. These changes include getting used to spending time at two different households instead of in the family home. These charges are hard for everyone. The good news is that it is possible for children to have a good relationship with both parents even when the parents are divorced.

By |2020-05-09T14:23:45-07:00May 9th, 2020|Divorce|0 Comments

Cheap Divorce in California

Cheap California divorce options DO exist - they can just be a bit difficult to navigate! In this article, we explore the pros and cons of the top three most popular cheap divorce options in California and explain how you can avoid paying statutory attorney's fees for your divorce.

By |2020-05-13T20:29:46-07:00April 25th, 2020|Family Law|2 Comments

How to Terminate a Marriage or Domestic Partnership in California

Formally ending a marriage through divorce, annulment, or legal separation is a distressing and often confusing process. In fact, understanding which form of separation is right for your situation can be overwhelming in itself. Therefore, we always recommend hiring a legal document preparation service to help with your marriage termination in California.

By |2020-04-25T08:58:13-07:00April 24th, 2020|Family Law|0 Comments

How to Get a Quick and Easy Divorce in California

The decision to divorce can be a painful one, so many people want to finish the process as quickly as possible. However, there is a specific timeline couples must follow before official termination of their marriage. Hiring a legal document preparation assistant can help you get a judgment within 45 days and avoid further waiting time for incomplete or incorrect forms.

By |2020-04-25T08:52:09-07:00April 24th, 2020|Family Law|3 Comments

How to File for Divorce in California Without a Lawyer

Filing for divorce can be expensive and time-consuming. Plus, it becomes complicated when the two parties don't agree on the issues at hand. If you're looking for a cheap, simple divorce, you may want to forego hiring an attorney. Read on for an explanation of the divorce process in California, and to determine whether you would be eligible to represent yourself in court.

By |2020-04-01T10:09:01-07:00April 2nd, 2020|Family Law|0 Comments

How to Start a Divorce in California

Getting a divorce can be a complicated process. People often comment on how easy it is to get married and how difficult it is to get divorced. Actually, the steps to start a divorce in California are fairly simple. With the help of A People's Choice, finishing a divorce can also be easy, stress-free and inexpensive.

By |2018-03-05T00:34:15-08:00February 22nd, 2018|Family Law|0 Comments

Divorce and Social Security Spousal Benefits

When a couple is terminating their marriage, they often have questions about the correlation of divorce and social security spousal benefits a party may be entitled to. If your marriage was for more than ten years, you can claim Social Security spousal benefits on the entire earning history of your ex-spouse. This is commonly called [...]

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