6. Ignoring The Market
Because of what has happened with COVID-19, there has never been such uncertainty when it comes to finances. Due to the pandemic and its effects on the economy, there are now more consequences than ever before. This could also mean that possibility of the stock market to crash if things go south. That is why it is important to keep track of your financial situation and to understand the flow of the market during your divorce case.
7. Avoiding Necessary Legal Advice
Regardless of the services you plan to use to file your divorce documents, there can be times where meeting with a lawyer involved with your case is important. With additional factors such as child support, it is important to meet with your lawyer to provide the necessary steps for these factors so all can be in good order. That way everyone wins.
8. Forgetting To Pay For Divorce
Of course not everyone can pay for a divorce lawyer and it is understandable that not many will pay for one despite the ability to afford it. It is important to remember that divorce cases need to be settled with time as it is not something that is easily resolved overnight. Make sure to choose your options wisely and to be patient during the process when it comes to spending the right amount of money for the divorce case.
9. Do Not Let Emotions Overwhelm You
Though this sounds easier in writing, it is often something that gets in the way of handling the situation for your divorce case. When emotions are the driving force for settling the divorce cases, then it is going to lead to several consequences that can be irreversible for both spouses, especially if children are involved. However, we are not saying that you shouldn’t have emotions when dealing with this important decision in your life, but it is important that it doesn’t hold the weight of each decision being made in these trying times.
10. Ignoring Or Forgetting To Update Documents
Once the divorce has been settled and all has been taken care of between you and your now ex-spouse, it is important that you update any and all remaining documents that would help to accommodate your needs. Wills, financial reports, and insurance policies are of the utmost importance of these documents that need to be updated to your current standard of living.
Farbod Majd Esq.
Divorce Attorney w/ offices in Beverly Hills/Los Angeles
Services in English, Turkish, and Farsi/Persian (Iranian/American Lawyer)
8383 Wilshire Blvd Suite 646, Beverly Hills, CA 90211
310.956.4600 | Fax: 310.878.8989 | [email protected]