Can I file for divorce with no money?
Fortunately, you don't have to have any money to get a divorce, but you do have to follow the procedure set up your state to have the court fees waived. This can be a huge relief when you need to get out of a marriage but don't have any funds.
What can I do if I can’t afford a divorce?
If you've been staying home, you might try looking for ways to volunteer, join a political campaign, take a part-time job if you can find it. At the very least, you can do something each day to feel in control, such as exercising or reaching out to your friends.
Is there advantage to filing for divorce first?
Possible legal benefits of filing first One of the main legal advantages that a person gains by filing the divorce petition before his or her spouse does is that the filer can request a Standing Order from the court when filing the petition.
What does uncontested waiver divorce mean?
A Waiver of Service is sometimes called a Waiver of Citation. In an agreed or uncontested divorce, it is assumed that the spouse agrees to sign the waiver of service. If they do not, you may not have an uncontested divorce. In that case it would be necessary to serve the spouse via a Process Server.