If you are a regular reader of this blog in Florida or elsewhere, you might already know a good deal about national and state laws focused upon debt relief. Concerning bankruptcy, for example, many people are familiar with legal concepts like the "means test" and the "automatic stay" that are central to the bankruptcy process.
An Avvo survey recently found that the single item spouses considering filing for divorce fear is the expense. In fact, 58 percent of individuals filing for divorce without children claim that this is their number one fear. For those without children, concerns over child custody are understandably number one, with divorce costs close behind.
Many people with financial difficulties try hard to work down their debt to a manageable level before they even begin to think about the prospect of filing for bankruptcy.