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How To Negotiate Your Parenting Time Without Hurting Your Child

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One of the most frequent challenges with divorce is how to negotiate your parenting time without hurting your child.
Part of the problem is that the concept of shared parenting is relatively new. Many people who are getting divorced now, grew up with divorced parents and know what living in two homes is like from their own experience but, the parenting time they experienced is not the shared parenting that is more common today.
Another challenge is the language (more...)

How To Share Your Child’s Expenses With Your Ex

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One common area for post-divorce conflict is child-related expenses. To minimize this, it is important to discuss before the divorce is final how will you and your ex share your child’s expenses.
Even with a clear agreement in the divorce papers, this unfortunately can be a minefield on many levels. It leads to disputes about what expenses should be incurred, what should be shared, what’s the fairest way of sharing them, getting reimbursed and on (more...)

Alimony in YOUR Life?

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When many people think of word “support” in divorce, they immediately think of money.
Yet, Merriam-Webster defines “support,” in part:
To promote the interests or cause of / to uphold or defend as valid or right / to assist or help
To pay the costs of
To keep from fainting, yielding or losing courage
To keep something going
Support in Divorce
The divorce process includes provisions for both parents to support their children financially.  Yet, when (more...)

Jesse Williams Agrees To Temporary Divorce Settlement

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Video Via Dish Nation
Jesse Williams’ divorce just got a little less contentious.
The Grey’s Anatomy star will be paying his ex-wife Aryn Drake-Lee $160,000 as part of a temporary settlement, according to TMZ.
Williams has agreed to pay $100,000 in child support to his estranged wife while $60,000 will go to cover her legal fees and other related expenses.
Jesse Williams is raking in the bucks apparently as TMZ is reporting the (more...)

Fans Are Turning On Kevin Hart After Cheating Confession

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Kevin Hart isn’t cracking jokes now.
On Sunday, Kevin Hart took to his Instagram account to issue an apology to his pregnant wife and two children after the cheating rumors turned out to be true. Hart’s mea culpa was a result of someone attempting to extort money from the actor/comedian for a video allegedly showing Hart in a “sexually provocative” video. Rather than pay up, he fessed up (more...)

Billy Bush Separates From Wife Of 20 Years

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Billy Bush and his wife Sydney Davis have separated.
The entertainment reporter has had it rough since he was fired from NBC News last October over a lewd 2005 tape with Donald Trump that surfaced before the election.  Could that have affected his marriage?
On Tuesday, Bush’s rep confirmed to E! News his 20 year marriage to Sydney Davis is on a break.
“After almost 20 years of marriage they have separated for the moment (more...)

Symptoms That Your Kids Are Getting Stressed From Your Divorce

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Divorce triggers both kids as well as adults to make several adjustments and face tough challenges. However, there is a difference in how each child responds to their parent’s divorce. While a majority of them will handle these challenges with maturity and sensibility and grow up into well-adjusted adults, there are some kids who go through behavioral and emotional difficulties when their parents go through a divorce. And though there are differences in the long-term reaction in (more...)

Does Adultery Have An Impact On A California Divorce Case Today?

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Are you wondering whether cheating can have an impact on your divorce case or not? If that is the case, here is all that you should know about adultery.  A marriage can end when one of the spouses discovers that the other is having an adulterous relationship. But what importance does an extra-marital relationship has on the continuity of a marriage or in a divorce? The answer to this question may vary from country to country and from (more...)

How to Make Co-Parenting a Great Success

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Co-parenting is particularly important to do for all those parents, including those who have had high-conflict divorces. The idea is to mainly concentrate on bringing up their kids without engaging in stressful communication with one another after the divorce.
Here are some easy tips to ensure that co-parenting is a great success.
Use an organizer
You can use a parenting notebook or an organizer website to communicate effectively. Note down all the relevant and vital communications pertinent to the (more...)

Health Insurance Considerations In Your Divorce

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You need to consider several important points while your divorce proceeding is going on. Health insurance should definitely be high on your priority list. It is important to give proper health coverage particularly when you have kids from the marriage.
Obtain affordable health insurance coverage before your divorce is final
Contrary to what you may be feeling about divorce, it does change a lot of things in your life. However, one thing that will not change is that both (more...)