|Contents of The
Divorce Course, including complete forms, instructions and insider tips
for completing your Texas divorce - now only $10.00
|Chapter One - General Information||Chapter 2 - Property Issues in the Texas Divorce||Chapter 3 - Issues Regarding Children in the Texas Divorce|
|Chapter 4 - Getting Started On Your Divorce||Chapter 5 - Proving Your Spouse Has Been Notified||Chapter Six - Completing Your Texas Divorce Case|
I get a divorce in Texas? (Residency Requirements)
Do I need a lawyer?
Why should I do my own divorce instead of hiring a lawyer?
I just get an annulment, instead of a divorce?
Can I get a divorce, even if my spouse doesn't agree with it?
I have no idea where in the world my spouse is - can I still get the divorce?
my spouse force me to go to marriage counseling?
Can I get a divorce if my spouse is in the military and stationed overseas?
Can I charge my spouse with adultery?
I still get a divorce if my wife is pregnant?
My wife's pregnant and she says it my baby. I say it isn't. What should I do now?
long does it take to get a divorce in Texas?
Can my spouse and I live together during the divorce?
Can I date other people during the divorce?
Can I get remarried right after the divorce?
I have to support my spouse during the divorce?
I'm in the military. What do I do about support during the divorce?
Do I have to pay the BAQ/BAH in cash, or can I just pay my spouse's bills while I'm waiting for the divorce?
My spouse is in the military, too. Do I still have to pay the BAQ/BAH?
in the military and my spouse and I have a separation agreement.
just use that in the divorce?
My spouse and I separated, used a separation agreement, and then we reconciled. Now we want a divorce again. Do we still have to use the separation agreement?
I have to go to Court to get a divorce?
My friend needs a divorce and is temporarily out of the state. Can I do the paperwork for him/her and then go to court if I have a power of attorney?
I have to pay my spouse alimony?
Can a man get alimony, too?
Can I get my own divorce if there are children involved?
I change my name as part of the divorce?
Can I make my wife change her name?
What's this mediation stuff all about?
are, "local rules?"
What are the "filing fees?"
What are the major issues in a Texas divorce?
are the property laws in the State of Texas?
Do we have to divide our property 50/50?
about our debts?
If my spouse gets the car, does he/she have to pay for it?
What if my spouse ran up a bunch of debts and I didn't?
spouse got hacked off and destroyed a bunch of my personal
there anything I can do about it?
My spouse threw me out of the house and my stuff's still in there. Can I get it back?
My spouse took off with my car. Is there any way I can get it back?
spouse says she's going to get the kids, so the Judge will give her the
car. Is that the truth?
We bought a
house after we
got married. What do we do about that?
My spouse says he/she wants half the profits from the sale of the house. Should I agree to it?
My spouse wants to live in the house while we wait for it to sell. Is that a good idea?
I owned the house before we got married. Does my spouse have any right to it?
Can my spouse get my military retirement benefits?
What's a, "Quadro,"
and why should I care-o?
If we're each keeping our own retirement benefits do we still need a QDRO?
are the issues about children in a Texas divorce?
My spouse and kids have never lived in Texas. Can I still get a divorce?
do we decide who gets custody?
Can a man get custody if his wife agrees to it?
What about joint custody?
the kids decide who they want to live with?
My spouse won't let me see the kids until after the divorce. What can I do?
What's all of this stuff about being ordered to take classes for the kids?
should I expect in child support?
I'm getting custody, but I have no idea how much money my spouse is making. What should I ask for?
How long does the child support go on?
do I have to pay through the court system, instead of just writing my
What if I'm already paying child support from a previous marriage?
What if my spouse and I agree on an amount of child support that's different from the Texas guidelines?
I have to pay health insurance for the kids?
I'm in the military. What do I do about health insurance?
my paycheck going to be garnished?
If I'm paying all of this child support, do I get the tax deduction for the kids?
my ex-spouse remarries, does my child support go down?
Suppose I'm not making this much money in the future and I can't afford this amount?
if my ex-spouse won't let me see the kids after the divorce? Do I
have to pay the child support?
What kind of visitation benefits can I expect?
Do we have to follow the schedule of visitations?
Step one: Filing Your Petition for Divorce
the heck is a petition and where do I get one?
What's a Petitioner?
What's a Respondent?
What about custody?
to choose the Petition that's just right for you, from one of our
customized Texas divorce documents.
Downloading your Petition.
Preparing your Petition
your filing fees
Finding the District Clerk
Filing your paperwork
What's a cause number, and what am I supposed to do with it?
Getting started on the Waiver - how to download it and how to fill it out
the difference between a waiver and just having my spouse served with
Should I go ahead and have my spouse served right away?
long should I wait for my spouse to send back the Waiver of Citation?
How do I go about sending the Waiver of Citation to my spouse?
What should the letter to my spouse say? What are the exact instructions for how he/she has to sign it?
sent the Waiver of Citation off to my spouse. What do I do now?
I got the Waiver back from my spouse. What do I do with it now?
I've filed my Waiver of Citation with the Court. What happens next?
- my spouse won't sign the Waiver of Citation. What I do now?
How do I buy a citation for a Texas divorce?
Alright, I've bought the citation. What do I do with it?
kind of instructions do I give the sheriff's office?
I've sent the citation to the sheriff. What do I do now?
RIGHT!!! I've gotten my citation back and my spouse was served with the
papers. What do I do with it now?
How do I file my citation with the Court?
My sixty day waiting period is over before the 21 day waiting period on the citation. What do I do?
Uh, oh . . . the sheriff sent my papers back and say they can't serve my spouse. Can I still get my divorce?
How to download and prepare your Texas Decree of Divorce
checking your calendar to be sure the time's just right
Setting Your Case
Getting It All Together for Court
out the Blivet
Other Possible Forms to Deal With
Arranging Your Documents
Getting Your Court File
A Note About Judges
A Note About Masters
What to do if the Judge is a Jerk
What You Need to do after the Divorce