In a divorce, many things could happen with child custody. It could end up being given jointly to both parents. Another possibility is one parent being given sole custody, with the other getting visitation time.
There are situations in which people generally don’t want to be surprised. One is divorce. A divorce has major impacts on one’s future. So, when a person gets caught off guard by something during this process, they may be very worried about what this unwanted surprise could mean for their long-term well-being.
It is a worry many have: Will I have enough to retire? A recent study indicates that many Americans may be in a precarious position when it comes to their future retirement. According to this research, in 2016, about 50 percent of working-age American households were at risk of not having enough to maintain their present standard of living when they retire.
How does Virginia's divorce rate compare to the rest of the country? Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data points to Virginia's rate being above the national average.