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Divorce Confidential: Alimony -- Are You On The Hook?

Caroline Choi | Posted 11.13.2015 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

Alimony. It's a hot button issue in divorce and something many individuals have a hard time dealing with after the breakup. It seems unfair, when one spouse is ordered to pay a hefty sum each month towards the daily living costs and lifestyle choices of their ex-spouse. These individuals are no longer connected, yet the financial obligation continues -- sometimes indefinitely.

How to Write Your Own Will

Jim T. Miller | Posted 01.07.2013 | Fifty
Jim T. Miller

If you have a simple, straightforward estate and an uncomplicated family situation, writing your own will -- with the help of a good do-it-yourself guide -- is a viable alternative to hiring an attorney.

If You Commit a Crime, Can You Escape Prosecution by Fleeing to a Native American Reservation?

Quora | Posted 07.10.2012 | Crime

Each tribe sets the rules on how local and federal law enforcement operate on the reservation, within limits.

Rod Kurtz

How Would You Deal With Problem Employees? | Rod Kurtz | Posted 08.15.2011 | Small Business

As you may have heard, Charlie Sheen has been on a bit of a bender lately. A media bender, that is. The scandal-plagued star of Two and a Half Men -- ...

Ethics For Artists

Karen Atkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Karen Atkinson

With every artist rushing to the top, and with only so many slots to fill, ethics often get overlooked. Here are some things I see often, and want artists to consider when deciding how to proceed.

Surviving Office Holiday Parties: 5 Things You Need To Know

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Geoff Williams | Posted 08.04.2011 | Home

Ah, the office holiday party. That annual opportunity to kick back with co-workers, celebrate a year of accomplishments -- and make an absolute drunke...

GRAFFITI ART: Urban Art Foundation Aims to Protect Graffiti Artists

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Street art, teetering as it has been for the last decade between crime and high-end gallery cash crop, has taken another step toward establishing itse...

A Gulf Coast Business Fights BP

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Rachel Leven | Posted 07.28.2011 | Small Business

George Barisich, 54, has been fishing the Gulf Coast his entire life. First, as a kid, for fun, and eventually, for his livelihood, after taking over ...

Sexual Harassment In The Workplace: 5 Things You Need To Know

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Charlotte Jensen | Posted 08.09.2011 | Small Business

Sexual harassment lawsuits can be an entrepreneur's worst nightmare. In addition to the disruption to your business and the resulting financial costs,...

Indonesian Teen Sentenced To Jail For Facebook Defamation

Switched | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A judge in Jakarta recently sentenced a teenage girl to 75 days in prison after she was found guilty of defamation via Facebook. After 18-year-old Far...

Second Life Sex Lawsuit: Linden Lab Targeted For Allowing Ripped-Off Sex Toys | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Raising the stakes on a two-year-old intellectual property controversy in Second Life, a popular seller of online adult novelties filed a federal copy...