How does Florida define child neglect?

When a Florida parent faces allegations of child neglect, these allegations may have an impact on any pending custody cases. Child neglect is a serious offense, and the penalties associated with a conviction for child neglect are also quite serious. Whether a parent...

What is parental alienation?

Relief may follow the end of a high-conflict divorce. However, this may prove short-lived if the children start misbehaving or become distant. This may feel like a normal side effect of divorce. While there is an adjustment for children after divorce, if their...

3 self-care tips for your divorce

Your divorce may mark a difficult transition and period in your life. Although you may have never pictured yourself getting divorced, this is a common experience for many couples. According to the American Psychological Association, between 40 and 50% of marriages in...

Navigating the new child tax credit

New tax legislation passed in March 2021 increases the federal child tax credit to $3,600 a year for children ages 5 and younger and $3,000 per year for children ages six to 17. Starting in July, parents can receive periodic payments from the IRS for up to half their...