How do you tell a child about divorce?

Answer If the parents are still friendly, let them sit down together and speak with the child. If the parents are on bad terms with each other then the best thing to do would be buy a book for your child!... Read More »

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If your wife and you acquired a foster child while married then she adopts it by herself after your divorce can she sue you for child support?

You never agreed to any responsibility regarding that child, you weren't involved in the adoption in any way, and have no parental rights or responsibilities to that child.

If you divorce the spouse is his child still legally YOUR step child although YOU never legally adopted the child?

No, if the spuse you divorced adopted the children or they are his/her own, he/she gets possession of them by law, unless he/she is unable to care for them.

Divorce & Child Tax Credit?

The Child Tax Credit works by lowering a parent's tax liability by up to $1,000 per child under the age of 17. There are a series of tests to determine whether a parent is eligible to claim the chi... Read More »

How to Cope with Divorce As a Child?

Divorces are a difficult time shared not only with the mother and father, but also the children. Everyone goes through a wide range of emotions during this time, and it's important to know how to m... Read More »