How Does Child Support Work During the Divorce Process While Enlisted in the Military?

The divorce process does not happen overnight. The time you need to divide assets, establish a parenting plan, and determine financial support obligations can take months or longer. In many cases, you may separate from your spouse long before the divorce is final, which can initiate child support requirements. Your military child support obligations during the divorce process will depend…

10 10 rule military divorce

The 10/10 Rule in Military Divorce Law

The so-called 10/10 rule in military divorce law is well known yet often misunderstood. In some cases, this may cause confusion and set unrealistic expectations.  The information below should give you a better idea of what the rule entails. Hopefully, this will enable you to make educated choices about your marital and financial situation in what can be an emotionally…

Getting divorced in the military

How to Get Divorced in the Military

Although the general process and concerns are somewhat similar, civilian divorce and getting divorced in the military are different. There are special rules and requirements regarding military child support payments, divorce filing requirements, and even pension divisions that influence not just the process, but also, the outcomes in a military divorce case.  How is Getting Divorced in the Military Different…