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Tag Archives: community property

How Is It Decided Who Gets the Family Home in a Divorce?

Washington is a “community property” state, which means that assets and debt acquired during the marriage are, in general, divided equally upon divorce. But there is not always a 50/50 split, because the court looks at the spouses’ financial and familial situation as a whole in making the division. That can result in special treatment […]

Protecting Your Retirement During Gray Divorce

If you are over 50 and thinking about divorcing your spouse, you are not alone. So-called gray divorce is growing. The number of people divorcing after age 65 has more than doubled since 1990, according to the Council on Contemporary Families. People in this age bracket may be looking forward to retiring soon or may […]