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Paying for My Adoption

Let’s face it the biggest elephant in the room is how do we pay for this adoption? It’s important to find an attorney to handle the adoption for you.  You do not just want to give the job to a non-attorney when you are dealing with...

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Guardianship Adoptions

What is a guardianship adoption and how do I go about getting one?  A Guardianship adoption is when there is a child whose parents are not capable of taking care of child any longer. The guardian having had guardianship over the child wants to...

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National Adoption Month

November every year is National Adoption Month or National Adoption Awareness Month. A month set aside to bring special attention to adoption and the thousands of children available for adoption. Michigan has a special adoption day. It is Tuesday,...

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Your Retirement in Divorce

Working hard all of your life for retirement.  Your pension, IRA, 401k, etc. Then a divorce.  Then you get the unfortunate but usually accurate advice that your retirement is marital property and needs to be divided.  This can create an...

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Step Parent Adoptions: Adopting a Step Child in Michigan

Let’s talk about step-parent adoptions.  Now step parent adoptions provide a way for the step parent to legally support and care for their step child.  After a step parent adoption is completed the step parent can now have a say in...

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