Q: My mom's legal rights to her half of the profit from their home he refuses to let her have her half of the $$
My step dad does not like my mom's family and he refuses to let my mom do what she wants with her half of the profit from selling their home..what's her legal rights to her half of the profit.
A: Is they are divorcing then she would likely get half the proceeds. If there is not a divorce then the proceeds will be wired to a joint account or an account the parties designate. Thereafter, there would be no rules on how the money is spent because the courts are not involved. Your mother would be within her rights to take half the money and put it into an account in her name.
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