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3 reasons you should not be afraid of bankruptcy

Even just thinking about bankruptcy may make you feel ashamed; you could see it as a complete failure of your personal finances. The thought of declaring personal bankruptcy is scary and intimidating, but it happens; whether it is huge medical bills, a difficult divorce, a job loss or an unwise investment, debt can pile up beyond your ability to handle it. 

How should a divorced couple handle child custody?

Parents in Kentucky who decide to get a divorce will also have to worry about matters of child custody. We at Lonneman & McMahan PLLC strive to help you understand how this particularly difficult and potentially stressful part of a divorce can go. We also offer guidance regarding what you can do to ensure that all parties can come to an amenable agreement.

The difference between misdemeanors and felonies

Kentucky residents who are facing criminal charges could end up dealing with two different types: misdemeanors or felonies. It may not be common knowledge, but these two categories are quite dissimilar in how they're viewed legally. They can have drastically different impacts on a person's life, as well.

New study shows divorce may be inherited

When Kentucky parents decide that a divorce is the right choice, many worry about what this could mean for their children. While previous studies show that children of parents who are divorced are more likely to divorce themselves, a new study found that this is because of specific inherited personality traits--not from seeing their parents divorce.