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Should I keep a parenting and visitation diary?

When it comes to keeping records relating to your bookkeeping and accounting, the more and better organized you are with your record-keeping the better off you'll be in the event of an audit. It's similar when it comes to child visitations. Nevada parents who keep a brief log of their child visitation activities will be better off if a legal disagreement arises relating to their parenting style.

Should you seek a lump-sum alimony payment?

Most people who receive alimony get their payments on a monthly basis. However, in some cases, people negotiate a deal where they receive a lump-sum alimony payment. They usually agree to a lower overall payout, but receive it all up-front. If the paying spouse can afford to do this, there are advantages for the receiving spouse.

What are my options for receiving child support payments?

In the state of Nevada, child support recipients have two options for receiving their child support money from the other parent of their children. Those options are to have the money deposited directly into your personal bank account or to have it credited to a Nevada debit card in your name.

What constitutes domestic violence in Nevada?

Up until the past decade or so, domestic violence was thought of by most as a crime one romantic partner committed against the other. It's only in recent years that word "domestic" has come to be understood as covering anyone that has maintains a close, familiar relationship with his or her abuser.