When two Pennsylvania parents decide to divorce, they may have differing ideas on the stipulations attached to the terms of their separation. Even if they agree on matters of child custody and support or any settlement agreements at the time of the divorce, something could happen later on to necessitate a change in conditions. Such is the case of a tobacco heiress and her soon-to-be ex-husband and an arrangement they agreed upon when they began divorce proceedings.
Pennsylvania residents know that celebrities are constantly in the news for one thing or another. One big event in the life of a celebrity is a divorce, particularly if that celebrity is married to another celebrity. The information surrounding the divorce of Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale has been full of speculation since their divorce announcement last summer.
When filing for divorce in Pennsylvania, both parties should take the time to make sure all stipulations they request are listed and that every "i" is dotted and every "t" is crossed. It can be easy to miss even the tiniest of details that might make the agreement invalid. One man in another state has found that his lack of paying attention to every element of his divorce petition will cost him much more than he originally thought it would.
Divorce is difficult at any age, but it seems that now more than ever, adults over 50 are going their separate ways. Pennsylvania residents may be interested in a report on this trend that states most women are no longer dependent on their husbands for financial well-being in the retirement years, as most women are in the work force and have been able to build their own nest eggs. When dependent children are no longer in the picture, more and more older adults are no longer feeling the need to stay with their spouses. Even if each spouse earns a healthy pay check, there still will be financial consequences to a divorce that will need to be addressed.
When a Pennsylvania couple goes through a divorce, things can get difficult. While there may be a number of issues to work out, a major focus is usually on finances. Especially if the divorce is not amicable, there are approaches to protect each party from financial ruin.
Many Pennsylvania readers are familiar with the hit television show "The Big Bang Theory." One of the stars of that show, Kaley Cuoco, was recently named one of the highest-paid actresses on television. She has also made recent headlines because of her personal life. The actress is in the midst of a divorce, and her husband appears to be challenging the couple's prenuptial agreement.
An attorney who requested over $60,000 per month in alimony from her husband in their divorce case has been denied her request by the judge hearing the case. The woman, an alumna of the University of Pennsylvania, claims she cannot seek employment because of mental illness and feels her soon-to-be ex-husband should pay for the lifestyle to which she has become accustomed. The judge in the divorce case has other ideas on the amount of alimony the woman should receive.
Many people in Pennsylvania can attest to the fact that marriage is often difficult, even under the best circumstances. Add in small children, a stressful job, media speculation and a significant amount of travel, and the difficulties are often insurmountable. Many people decide that a divorce may be the best option for them. The wife of actor Jeremy Renner has recently filed for divorce after only a short marriage.
Change is a natural part of life. This is certainly the case when it comes to relationships and marriages. Some couples in Pennsylvania grow closer together as a marriage progresses. Other struggle, with the prospect of divorce looming in the background. For those that struggle, it has been suggested that the fear of change keeps many of these couples from actually divorcing.
People are constantly in a state of change and growth. For married couples, this can sometimes mean that spouses end up growing apart from one another. This seems to have been what happened with the marriage of actor John Schneider, who many in Pennsylvania will remember from the television series "Dukes of Hazard." Apparently, the actor and his wife have recently initiated the divorce process.