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Is Everything Split 50/50 in a Divorce?

If you are considering a divorce, you are probably wondering: “How will my assets be divided?”

Most people fall into two categories. The first group assumes that all assets (money and other property) will be split 50%/50%. The second group believes that if they earned it, or if their name is on it, that asset will be theirs for the taking upon divorce.

50/50 Custody – Are Courts Biased Against Men?

Divorce courts are not biased against men in 50/50 custody situations. Instead, they are looking for a particular set of facts and circumstances that, in today’s society, seem to be easier to prove for most moms than for most dads. Society is changing, though, and that means that the courts will change (albeit at a slower pace).

In building a case for 50/50 custody, dads need to focus on (a) their contributions to specific parenting tasks, and (b) to their relationship with their children.