How to get a separation in California – physical? Legal? It can all get overwhelming.
Separation from your spouse can be stressful and that is why the question how do you get a separation is often on the minds of husbands and wives. It’s not just the act of physically separating from a spouse that is difficult but also how to handle custody and visitation, payment of bills, dividing bank accounts and, all the while, managing a potential divorce or separation’s complex emotions. It also marks an important event in the ultimate divorce case because the date of separation holds significance on financial issues.
This article is not intended as legal advice for your specific situation. We will discuss generally the subject of separation, which is a little different than a divorce.
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