Does an Inheritance Received During Marriage Get Divided During Divorce?
How much you get to keep following a divorce depends on how the marital assets and debts are divided and what is property is considered separate. If you received an inheritance during the marriage, it’s often considered separate property, but under some circumstances your ex may assert the right to a portion of it, under… Read More »
Is an Inheritance Considered Marital Property in Pennsylvania?
If you’ve received an inheritance, it may seem natural to want to share it with those you love. However, if you live in Pennsylvania and are considering divorce, there are certain steps you should take to ensure your inheritance isn’t considered part of the marital estate. Pennsylvania law makes a clear distinction between nonmarital and… Read More »