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Clint Eastwood’s wife seeking divorce

The wife of actor and director Clint Eastwood has filed for divorce after more than 17 years together. As in many long high-income marriages that end in divorce, the couple likely will involve issues of property division and spousal support. The couple has a 16-year-old daughter. Eastwood’s wife, Dina, who starred in a reality TV READ MORE

Man: I threw away $500k in gold to avoid splitting it in divorce

Divorce is frequently stressful. Though some divorces are amicable, often emotions run high. Perhaps one of the spouses was caught cheating, or otherwise deceived their husband or wife. One or both spouses may be so angry or upset that they do things that they would never normally do, just to “get back” at the other READ MORE

Imputation of income helps figure if spouse really needs alimony

In a divorce that takes place in Florida, as in every other U.S. state, it is important for each party to have as accurate a picture of their joint and individual financial states as possible. This is so that each spouse can accurately determine what they believe that they are entitled to in the division READ MORE

You don’t have to be the Jenners to regret not getting a prenup

Readers in Fort Lauderdale may have heard that Bruce and Kris Jenner, of reality TV and tabloid fame, have separated and may be getting a divorce. The couple’s assets reportedly total about $125 million. Couples with that level of wealth often have a prenuptial agreement, which is a contract in which the spouses agree who READ MORE

‘Morning Joe’ Scarborough, wife divorced in January

Former Florida congressman Joe Scarborough is acknowledging that he and his wife have gotten divorced. Actually, the divorce was finalized in January after being filed for in September 2012, indicating that Scarborough was able to keep his personal matters out of the press for a surprisingly long time. The couple married in 2001, when Scarborough, READ MORE