If you have a pending divorce and you and your spouse have children together, you may have already been told that you have to attend a parenting class. They are technically called "Parent Education and Family Stabilization Courses". At a time when people feel overwhelmed by circumstances and changes, they are often unhappy to learn that they must take this class. Yes, it is required by a … [Read more...] about Do you really have to take the Parenting Course?
Can you? Yes. But should you? Probably not. At least not without some preparation. Here are some things you should know if you are thinking about buying a house before your divorce is final. Texas is a community property state. There is not a "legal separation" in Texas. So, you can't just assume that you are "on your own" and the new home will be your separate property. When a … [Read more...] about Can you buy a House While you are Going through a Divorce in Texas?