How did you file a divorce with no money?

Hey mamas, any of you went through a divorce with no money cause you were a stay at home mom and your husband has all the money? How did you pay your lawyer? And did he try to fill custody to not pay child support? How did you pay a lawyer when he got money, and you don’t have absolutely anything. Thank you!

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in Ohio you can get a divorce packet from the library, fill it out and file it with the courts. be sure to file and indigence form with it

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Most counties have a financial paper you can fill out just call county clerks office! Just court fees… and if y’all agree shouldn’t have to have lawyers

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I got legal assistance from the county.

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Invtexas In Texas you can get court fee excusedif excused if you are under a certain income. There is also a site with the forms you need and instructions on how to do it.

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Legal aide in NY has classes that walk you through filling out the uncontested divorce packet and when/how you should file the paperwork

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Just bc you don’t work IT IS STILL YOUR MONEY.
I went through a divorce and my parents helped me pay for my lawyer but you can file asking that he pays for all legal fees, worst that can happen is that is denied. Use DSS, Lutheran Social Services, anything. They are there to help.

Husband pays for your lawyer

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Call your local courthouse I’ll have a legal aid department that will help you file the paperwork and all and by the way if you’re married that’s not just his money it’s your money too

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In Texas, check with Legal Aid. They did my divorce.

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Free legal aide it was a snap…too easy almost.

Legal Aid in Pennsylvania

The income your husband brings home is still you’re income. You are entitled to use it- even if it’s for a divorce attorney.

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In some states if he’s the money maker you can get a lawyer and he will have to pay for it

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Legal aid look up legal services

Any good attorney will take your case and make your husband pay for it

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2nd divorce was uncontested so all i did was print divorce papers off with a waiver form and had my exhusband sign his part and have it notorized and turned them in. I went b4 the judge right after and walked out divorced for free.

Start stashing cash, get cash back when you shop. $20 here, $20 there…

I signed up for legal shield. I didn’t pay a dime

Look up low income lawyers in your county. Sometimes your county will have programs for free or low cost lawyers based on your income. I used on in Illinois when I got divorced.