I want to start by learning a little about divorce law
The purpose of this section is to give you an overview of the legal decisions that you will need to make during your divorce. This general summary of the law assumes that you and your spouse do not have an antenuptial agreement (sometimes called a prenuptial agreement). If you have a prenuptial agreement you should consult with an attorney for an explanation of how your prenuptial may impact your divorce.
There are many possible issues in a divorce. For a list of typical divorce issues, click here.
While that list of possible issues can be helpful in helping you see the various issues that can arise in a divorce, it may be more helpful, at this point to have an overview of the three main areas that arise is most divorces.
The Three Main Areas:
Most divorce issues fall into one of the following three areas.