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Understanding the Difference Between Joint Credit Card Holders and Authorized Users in Divorce

Posted by Jason C. Tuchman | Apr 08, 2024 | 0 Comments

Divorce brings several financial challenges, and one area of concern for many couples is how to handle credit card accounts. When two people share one credit card account, there are two distinct types of account holders: joint credit card holders and authorized users. Each has its implications, especially when navigating divorce proceedings.

Divorce: No April Fools' Joke

Posted by Jason C. Tuchman | Apr 01, 2024 | 0 Comments

April Fools' Day is a time typically associated with harmless pranks and light-hearted jokes. Still, it's essential to recognize that some topics are no laughing matter. Divorce, a deeply personal and often painful experience, is one such topic that deserves sensitivity and understanding, even amidst the jovial spirit of April Fools' Day.

Gray Divorce: Understanding the Growing Trend of Late-Life Separation

Posted by Jason C. Tuchman | Mar 11, 2024 | 0 Comments

In recent years, a significant trend has emerged in the realm of divorce: the rise of "gray divorce." This term refers to the increasing number of divorces among older adults, typically those aged 50 and above. While divorce has long been associated with younger couples, the phenomenon of gray divorce presents its own set of unique challenges and considerations.

Navigating Custody and Parenting Time During Spring Break

Posted by Jason C. Tuchman | Mar 04, 2024 | 0 Comments

As the seasons change and spring approaches, families across New Jersey are preparing for the eagerly anticipated spring break. For divorced or separated parents, however, this time of year can bring unique challenges when it comes to navigating custody arrangements and parenting time. This blog post will explore helpful tips and guidelines for managing custody and parenting time during spring break in the Garden State.

Divorce Monday: Beyond the Hype

Posted by Jason C. Tuchman | Jan 06, 2020 | 0 Comments

Garfield the cat is not the only one who is in a bad mood on Mondays. Plenty of reasonable, happily-married people let the stress of Monday morning get to them. A woman whose husband spent all day Sunday lounging in the backyard while she did household chores and helped the kids with their homewo...

New Jersey Parenting Plans: The Key to Holiday Cheer?

Posted by Jason C. Tuchman | Dec 09, 2019 | 0 Comments

Unless you are a very young child or an unflappable optimist, the holidays are most likely as much a source of stress as of cheer. All the problems in your life seem to be amplified, and the pressure is even greater to plaster on a smile and pretend that everything is fine. One of the hardest hol...

All About Equitable Distribution in New Jersey

Posted by Jason C. Tuchman | Nov 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

New Jersey is an “equitable distribution” state, which means that when a couple divorces, the court divides their assets and debts in a way that it deems fair. On the surface, that rule sounds like it is leaving the door open for plenty of arbitrary judgments, and therefore also plenty of ex-spou...

How Does Default Divorce Work in New Jersey?

Posted by Jason C. Tuchman | Oct 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

“Default” is a scary word in the context of debt, but in family law, the fact that it is possible to get a default divorce comes as a relief to many people who are ready to move on after bad marriages. In its broadest definition, a default divorce is one where the court declares a marriage dissol...

Should You Get a Prenuptial Agreement?

Posted by Jason C. Tuchman | Jul 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

To your parents' generation, asking a soon-to-be-married person whether they will get a prenuptial agreement always came out sounding like asking them if they expected their marriage to fail.Conventional wisdom has it that the younger generation is much less sentimental than their parents about b...

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