Media outlets in Fort Worth were all over the recent Deion Sanders divorce proceedings decisions, including the court’s decision to grant custody of the couple’s two sons to the former football star and shared custody of the couple’s daughter to Deion and his estranged wife, Pilar Sanders.
In a separate proceeding, it was also decided that the couple’s prenuptial agreement would stand, meaning that Pilar will not get half of Deion’s wealth, estimated by some to be as much as $250 million (a figure he disputes).
Continue reading A TEXAS-SIZED CHILD CUSTODY AND PROPERTY DIVISION DISPUTE
About 400 miles east of Fort Worth is Scott County, Mississippi, where a family court recently issued an unusual punishment for a man who failed to pay child support.
The man must wear a sign for three hours a day, three days each week, until he pays off the more than $13,000 he owes in back support.
Continue reading SIGN OF THE TIMES: MAN SENTENCED FOR FAILING TO PAY CHILD SUPPORT
Many people prefer a home-cooked meal to the best fare offered by good Fort Worth restaurants. Many likewise prefer to save money by fixing their own cars or doing home repairs themselves. But as anyone who has ventured into the DIY (do it yourself) world can tell you: if you don’t know what you’re doing, you can cause more harm than good and often wind up spending a lot more than a lot less by doing it yourself.
Continue reading EXPERT: DIY DIVORCE CAN MEAN LONG-LASTING REGRETS