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7 Things You Need To Know About Pets And Divorce

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If your pet is family to you, then there are 7 things you need to know about pets and divorce.
Perhaps the single most important thing to know is that while your pet is a member of your family, the law in most places of the U.S. treats your pet as property. That means that if you and your STBX can’t come to an agreement on sharing your pet and a judge has to decide what (more...)

Nov 28, The best professional, and personal, relationship advice

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Category: Better Relationships | Author: Elly Prior | First published: 09-05-2012 | Modified: 01-12-2017

You may be looking for quality relationship advice when you simply have some questions that you can’t quite answer by yourself.
Or, you may be at the point where it feels as though your relationship’s in real trouble. In which case, if you want to save it, you’re going to need the very best professional relationship advice for (more...)

Honey, I Shrunk The 401K

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When Lance and Cynthia Baldwin talked to their attorneys about a divorce after seven years of marriage, the first question each lawyer asked was not, “Who will get custody of the children,” it was “What will you do about the 401(k)?”
In a situation which occurs often but is not understood well, a lifetime of socking away money can be determined by what you signed years ago when beneficiaries were designated. If the document (more...)

Tyrese Gibson Melts Down On Social Media Over Custody Battle

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Actor Tyrese Gibson is having a meltdown on Facebook and Instagram over his ongoing custody battle for his 10-year-old daughter and he’s blaming Dwayne Johnson for his money problems.
The Fast & Furious actor has been relentless against his attacks on Dwayne Johnson over the last few weeks over Universal Pictures’ decision to launch a Fast and Furious spin-off starring the Rock which will delay the next movie in the franchise until 2020.  This week (more...)

Why Do Some Parents Not Want To Pay For Child Support?

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By Gerald A. Maggio, Esq.
A major aim of a professional mediator is to guide and assist the parents to keep the best interests of their kids in mind. A significant decision, which affects the kinds involved in the divorce, is the amount of money to be paid as child support to the parent who gets their custody from the court. How this amount gets calculated may vary from state to state and depend on the total number of (more...)

Ways to Take Charge In Your Divorce Process

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By Gerald A. Maggio, Esq.
Have you wondered what your first step should be when your spouse tells you that he or she wants a divorce from you?
Managing your emotions should be the first and most important step to start your divorce process
The first thing you should do is to have a grip on your emotions. When you are furious, be cautious of not letting that anger create a scary and hostile environment for your children. Use (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...)

Understanding The Emotional Impact of Divorce

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Divorce happens due to a number of reasons, like lack of intimacy, infidelity and abuse. It generally occurs in multiple stages, what relationship experts term “divorce cascade”. A marriage about to end is peppered with rising conflict. Communication between the couple reaches disastrous levels before  the marriage reaches a flaming end.
Most divorces result in couples living a better life afterward. This could result in considerable adjustments. It is quite common for divorced individuals to experience (more...)

Tips for Dealing with Mixed Emotions After Divorce

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Once your divorce is finalized, you may go through mixed feelings about your former spouse. Though you may be sure that getting a divorce was the best possible solution for you, you may find that there are some days when you still miss her or him while on other days you detest them.
Are you surprised how you can still feel a fondness for your ex or the person you are soon divorcing? Do not worry as these kinds (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...)