Who gets the vehicles in a divorce?
Typically, the party who used the vehicle most before the divorce will be awarded the vehicle. For example, if one spouse uses the vehicle for transporting the children the majority of the time, they will most likely be awarded the vehicle.
What happens if one person doesn’t want a divorce?
If you properly served the divorce petition and your spouse filed an uncontested response, but won't sign off on the final divorce papers, courts in some states may allow the case to proceed as though it's uncontested. You may wait to be assigned a court appearance date.
Can you date someone while going through a divorce?
While there is no law prohibiting dating while going through a divorce, doing so could still affect the legal proceedings between you and your soon-to-be-former spouse in a few ways: If you date a new person, and especially if you move in with them, the court may decide you need less assistance, if any.
Are separate bank accounts considered marital property?
The law is actually very clear on this point: all property accumulated during the marriage is presumptively marital property. So, even if spouses keep separate accounts and pay bills separately, all income and property accumulated during the marriage is still considered a marital asset subject to division.
What happens to a car loan in a divorce?
When going through a divorce, some states may award you funds to pay off the remaining amount of your auto loan. Review your divorce decree to see if it contains a Hold Harmless Clause. This is when the law requires you to hold your former spouse harmless on any remaining joint vehicle debt.
Can financial issues cause divorce?
KUALA LUMPUR: Nearly half of the marriages which end in divorce in Malaysia break down due to financial problems. Deputy Women, Family and Community Development Minister Hannah Yeoh said, on a yearly basis, financial issues come up tops as the reason marriages end in divorce.