How to help a child understand divorce

Divorce can be an emotional event for any Michigan residents to go through. However, as difficult as it can be for an adult, the end of a marriage can be just as hard on any children estranged parents may have. To ease a child’s mind, parents should be upfront...

Reasons a gray divorce may occur

Michigan couples who have been married for more than 30 years may have seen the headlines reporting that divorce rates for those over the age of 50 have continued to climb. While the number of divorces for those over the age of 50, called gray divorces, have risen,...

Important steps to getting past a bankruptcy

When a Michigan resident files for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, it will stay on their credit report for 10 years. Those who file for Chapter 13 bankruptcy will see it remain on their credit reports for seven years. However, the effects of the bankruptcy do not necessarily...