What You Need to Do before Filing for Divorce
Divorce cases can get messy, but there are a number of things you can do to help things go a little bit smoother. Here is a quick list of things you should do before filing your divorce papers. Establish Your Own Bank Account A common mistake that many people make is that they have all their finances tied together with their spouse and they don't sever the ties fast enough. You need to open up a bank account that is solely in your name and make sure that any direct payments made to you are transferred to the new account.