Category Archives: Family and Divorce Financials

Massachusetts Divorce & Taxes

By Massachusetts divorce lawyer and mediator Katherine Thomas

Forget abut death and taxes, what about divorce and taxes?

If you are getting a Massachusetts divorce, you have a lot to think about.   To make matters even more interesting, tax season …

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Home Alone – Should You Really Keep the House After Your Massachusetts Divorce?

By Massachusetts divorce lawyer and mediator Stephen McDonough of 

The Divorce Collaborative

Should I Stay or should I go?  Deciding whether to maintain the marital home post-divorce requires careful consideration.

Should I stay or should I go? Deciding whether to stay in the marital home post-divorce requires careful consideration.

The marital home is oftentimes a couple’s largest financial …

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Massachusetts Divorce – Don’t Try This At Home!

By Stephen McDonough, Massachusetts divorce lawyer and mediator serving the Lexington, Medfield, and Worcester areas.

The September 2012 issue of the trusted Consumer Reports magazine did an interesting piece about some of the web-based do it yourself services that claim …

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Cohabitation, Alimony and Modifications in Massachusetts – Three’s Company

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Life Insurance & Massachusetts Divorce…The Sequel

Nancy Van Tine from Burns & Levinson is a fellow Massachusetts divorce lawyer, neighbor, and all around nice person.  Nancy’s blog can be found here:  www.massachusetsdivorcelawmonitor.com

Last week I blogged about life insurance, and Nancy recently blogged about life insurance …

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Massachusetts Divorce and Life Insurance

Life insurance is like soft serve ice cream.

By Bedford and Franklin, MA divorce mediator and divorce lawyer Stephen McDonough, Esq.

Life insurance can serve an important function in your Massachusetts divorce agreement. Before you can understand the key role …

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Massachusetts Divorce FAQ – Moving Out

There is much consider if you are moving out before your divorce is final.

By Massachusetts divorce lawyer and divorce mediator Stephen McDonough of The Divorce Collaborative of Bedford and Franklin, MA.

If you are getting a Massachusetts divorce, can …

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Massachusetts Divorce – Handling Joint Debts

Nobody wants the debt at divorce time!

Thanks to our great economy, dealing with debt is a bigger part of divorce cases.  More then ever before, divorcing clients are facing short sales or foreclosure of real estate, bankruptcy, and significant …

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The $199.00 Massachusetts Divorce…or Not!

Didn’t your parents always tell you…?  “You get what you pay for!” 

There’s nothing worse than scoring a seemingly great deal, only to have something fall apart 20 minutes after you bought it.  When it comes to professional services, nothing …

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Child Support in Massachusetts – Don’t Be On the Naughty List

Attorney Colleen Cunnally of The Divorce Collaborative

Massachusetts divorce and child support lawyer Colleen Cunnally was quoted in an article about collecting child support by Jennifer King on the Lawyers.com website today.   The article discusses the case of a mother …

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