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February 2017 Archives

What will I be left with after filing bankruptcy?

If you are buried in debt, filing for bankruptcy protection can be a good way to get out from under it and make a fresh financial start. However, it is an aggressive solution that should not be made lightly. The fact is that debts can be discharged in bankruptcy, but you will also have to give up certain assets.

Iowa co-parents: Spring clean your parenting plan

If you share custody of your kids with another parent, you probably recognize that stress may simply be unavoidable in shared parenting arrangements. You probably also recognize the fact that the stressors you deal with change over time as your situation changes and as your child grows up. With this in mind, now might be a good time to revisit your parenting or custody plan to make sure it still meets your needs and your child's needs.

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