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January 2019 Archives

Divorce can be made less painful in Texas

Most couples in Texas do not get married with the anticipation of getting divorced. However, research shows that 40% to 50% of people who are married in the United States end up going through divorce. Although ending a marriage certainly is never simple, a couple of tips may help to make it a little easier.

Divorce closes a chapter, another begins for Bristol Palin

Many Texas readers are familiar with the Palin family. Sarah Palin, a well-known politician, is certainly no stranger to making headlines. Recently, however, it is her daughter Bristol Palin that has garnered media attention as the young woman's divorce comes to a close and a new career on television begins. 

Single parents need child support more than ever

It may be a new year, but for thousands of Texas families, there may not be much financial hope. Though other states passed laws to raise minimum wage for hard-working employees, the Lone Star State did not. For many single parents, even working two jobs may not make them enough money to keep a roof over their children's heads. In times of such financial uncertainty, it is important for parents who may be eligible to receive child support payments to do so. 

January 2019 Archives | McKinney TX Family Law Blog
Main Menu Practice Areas
Barbara L. Jouette, Attorney, P.C.
888-268-7997 / 214-385-4562

January 2019 Archives

Divorce can be made less painful in Texas

Most couples in Texas do not get married with the anticipation of getting divorced. However, research shows that 40% to 50% of people who are married in the United States end up going through divorce. Although ending a marriage certainly is never simple, a couple of tips may help to make it a little easier.

Divorce closes a chapter, another begins for Bristol Palin

Many Texas readers are familiar with the Palin family. Sarah Palin, a well-known politician, is certainly no stranger to making headlines. Recently, however, it is her daughter Bristol Palin that has garnered media attention as the young woman's divorce comes to a close and a new career on television begins. 

Single parents need child support more than ever

It may be a new year, but for thousands of Texas families, there may not be much financial hope. Though other states passed laws to raise minimum wage for hard-working employees, the Lone Star State did not. For many single parents, even working two jobs may not make them enough money to keep a roof over their children's heads. In times of such financial uncertainty, it is important for parents who may be eligible to receive child support payments to do so.