If I bought 2 cars with my inheritance money, can I keep both of them in my divorce?
Question Details: I found out my wife has been cheating on me for 3 years. There is 1 car that is in both of our names and the other car is under her name only. The car under both names she is hiding and denying me access to.
By putting the cars either totally or partly in her name (i.e. under "both of our names"), you gave her an interest in them and made them marital property. You didn't have to do this--you could have kep them separate (i.e. kept them solely in your name). But since you voluntarily included her on the title, you lost your ability to claim that because they were paid for by inheritance, they were your property only; you made them maritial property, so she will be entitled to a share of them or their value.
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