Month: October 2013

Spouses with hidden spending more likely to divorce

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Divorce on Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Secrets within a Texas marriage are never a good thing. When one spouse is secretly spending money that the other is unaware of, the matter can lead to serious marital trouble, including divorce. A recent poll found that among those who hide purchases, nearly a third do so in order to prevent their partner from becoming angry. An additional...

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How to minimize the cost of a Texas divorce

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Divorce on Tuesday, October 8, 2013

When a Texas couple makes the decision to end their marriage, their next concern is often the cost of moving through a divorce. Virtually everyone knows at least one couple who went through a nasty and expensive divorce, and who emerged in shaky financial standing when the dust settled. However, it is important to know that this does not have to...

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Best parenting approach following a Texas divorce

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Family Law on Friday, October 4, 2013

One way to ensure that one's children are not adversely affected by the end of their parents' marriage is to take a proactive stance toward parenting choices. This means taking the time to make thoughtful and informed parenting decision, rather than simply reacting to the situation at hand. This often requires a shift in perspective, placing the...

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