Category Archives: Divorce

If you and your spouse are considering ending your marriage and you have children together, you probably have many concerns. Coming to terms with the marriage ending is already difficult, but adding the stress of how the divorce will affect … Continue reading

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Just like there are a near-infinite variety of marriages, there are numerous different types of divorces. Some divorces are a result of one spouse having an affair while others end because the couple simply grows apart. The end of their … Continue reading

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Whether or not to hire an attorney to help you end your marriage is always a complicated question. While many young couples without children or significant debt or assets can successfully file for divorce on their own, the majority of … Continue reading

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There are countless different factors that can lead to a marriage ending. Sometimes a couple gets married too soon and later realizes that it was not the right decision for them. Other marriages end because of infidelity or abuse, while … Continue reading

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Annulments are a legal option for ending a marriage that many are confused about. An annulment is unlike a divorce in that it invalidates the marriage. Marriages which are successfully annulled are treated as though they never happened. There are … Continue reading

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Nearly all of us have moments of selfishness that can affect the health of many of the personal relationships in our lives. It is particularly difficult to live with or be married to a person who is exceptionally self-centered and … Continue reading

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While it might sound silly to say, there is no age requirement for getting a divorce—at least not for a legally valid marriage. Most people tend to think of divorce as something that relatively older couples have to contend with, … Continue reading

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If you ask the average person about the percentage of marriages that end in divorce, you will probably get an answer of about 50 percent. For decades, the idea that “half of all marriages end in divorce” has been widely … Continue reading

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According to The Holmes-Rahe Stress Inventory, getting a divorce is the second-most stressful event a person can endure. That means that divorce is more stressful than being fired from your job, losing a close family member, being detained in jail, … Continue reading

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Divorce is not only the end of a romantic relationship, but also that of a financial relationship. Courts use financial information from both spouses to make decisions about spousal maintenance, child support, property division, and more. Although everyone handles divorce … Continue reading

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