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Adultery

Are We All Cheaters?

Renato Barucco | Posted 08.28.2015 | Women
Renato Barucco

In the case of the Ashley Madison leak, the public doesn't seem to care much about the gravity of the crime and the long-term consequences of the hack. The victims are cheaters, mostly male, and they deserve it all. It's a poetic karma in full force, right? Wrong, I say.

Don't Rush to the Divorce Lawyers at the First Sign of Infidelity

Ayesha Vardag | Posted 08.26.2015 | Divorce
Ayesha Vardag

If you look deeply at yourself and you really try to feel for your partner, it may be that compassion will let you forgive. And if you can, if you can love each other enough to take it as part of the waft and weave of your marriage, then you've got something pretty strong.

Life After Ashley Madison: How to Operate in a World Without Secrets

Adam Levin | Posted 08.20.2015 | Technology
Adam Levin

Data breaches have become the third certainty in life, right behind death and taxes. Up to now, the kind of information most often exposed in a breach was of concern because it could be used to harm our financial lives and even our well being (like medical identity theft). What differentiates the ALM hack is that it has moral ramifications.

Thinking About Having an Affair? Read This First

Shlomo Slatkin | Posted 08.07.2015 | Divorce
Shlomo Slatkin

If you're suffering in your relationship and feeling lonely, you may be tempted to reach out to someone outside of your marriage -- with or without the intention of having an affair.

How Can You Tell If Your Partner Is Having an Affair?

Ayesha Vardag | Posted 07.31.2015 | Women
Ayesha Vardag

Last week, Ashley Madison, a dating site that explicitly targets people who want to have extra-marital affairs, was hacked by a group calling itself the Impact Team. The hackers claim to have gained access to the company's entire database of clients.

Why the Ashley Madison Hack Can Save Your Marriage

Tara Averill | Posted 07.23.2015 | Divorce
Tara Averill

If you're stressed about getting busted by this whole Ashley Madison hack, there is hope. Maybe you hadn't even done anything, maybe you just clicked around to see what the prospects were but the evidence will be there for your partner to see. So, here you are, fork in road.

Kids Fail Adorably At Explaining Adultery On 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 07.22.2015 | Comedy

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These Are The 10 Cities With The Most Adultery

24/7 Wall St. | Thomas C. Frohlich | Posted 07.06.2015 | Business

Marriage, which for many is the sign of a loving and intimate relationship, is now a constitutional right of all U.S. citizens. In his widely read dis...

Adultery? For Me, It's a Big Yawn

Roz Warren | Posted 06.12.2015 | Books
Roz Warren

There's plenty of great literature about infidelity. But there's a whole lot of not-so-great literature as well. It's a basic fall-back plot device for just about everyone who wants to write a novel. And I say enough.

A Court Case Pregnant With Advice and Counsel

Joseph Cooper | Posted 06.11.2015 | Politics
Joseph Cooper

By the end of June, the U. S. Supreme Court will deliver its decisions regarding same-sex marriage and, as well, the healthcare law whose controversial provisions include some contraception and abortion coverage.

iPhone's Free Private Detective

Mark A. Barondess | Posted 06.08.2015 | Technology
Mark A. Barondess

If you are married or in a relationship and suspect that your spouse or partner may be unfaithful to you, this article is going to make you very happy and scurrying to get a quick peek at your beloved's phone.

The Latest 'Menace' Stalking The Suburbs

Liam Robb O'Hagan | Posted 06.04.2015 | Parents
Liam Robb O'Hagan

He is uniquely placed to exploit any sense of alienation you feel as a mom. He will fill any void in your domestic life with his, er, 'manhood.' And he'll even help you launder the sheets after your little tryst. Meet the "stray-at-home dad."

9 Steps To Affair-Proof Your Marriage

Beth Cone Kramer | Posted 05.18.2015 | Divorce
Beth Cone Kramer

Whether you're sharing marital complaints with your office mate or with an online friend of the opposite sex, you may be setting the stage for an emotional affair. When you're sharing more with a friend of the opposite sex than you do with your mate, you've crossed that line.

Engagement Ring Law and Other Romance-Based Litigation

Brad Reid | Posted 05.05.2015 | Divorce
Brad Reid

This comment provides a very brief educational overview of civil (non-criminal) engagement ring law and other romance based litigation. Always consult an experienced attorney and other professionals in all family law matters.

The Bone Tree Is Part Two of a Sweeping Southern Saga

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 06.22.2015 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

When The Bone Tree ends you immediately wonder when the third book will be published. It will be a while so just savor the sweetness of a good story brilliantly told.

The Pocket Wife Provides an Overabundance of Storylines

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.20.2015 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

The Pocket Wife is a new novel by Susan Crawford. It is a story that mystifies while it entertains. The heroine of the story is a woman who is bipolar, and this disorder affects her memory as well as her ability to distinguish what is real and what is not.

My Husband Learned The Hard Way Why Women Cheat

YourTango | Posted 04.26.2015 | Divorce
YourTango

The question that came up repeatedly after our marriage dissolved was: Why? Why did I cheat on him? Why would I do such a thing to a man who was caring, funny and generous?

The Loft Is So Much Better Than You Think It Is Going to Be

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 04.01.2015 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

The Loft is a surprisingly entertaining film that keeps the audience in the dark as to its villain(s) until the very end. The fact the ending is logical and difficult to anticipate makes this movie an above average feature.

6 Not-So-Obvious Signs He's Cheating On You

YourTango | Posted 02.22.2015 | Divorce
YourTango

At 2:30AM, sitting in a rental car outside a bar in Cambridge, MA, my husband said, "I don't think we should be married anymore."

What One Scorned Wife Wants The Other Woman To Know

YourTango | Posted 02.14.2015 | Divorce
YourTango

By Sloane Bradshaw I recently had the, um, pleasure of meeting my husband's new girlfriend. Yes. I said "my husband's new girlfriend." This is the ...

13 Signs Your Partner Is Cheating On You

Abby Rodman, LICSW | Posted 01.10.2015 | Divorce
Abby Rodman, LICSW

We know the typical telltale signs: weight loss, new music or food interests, the purchase of a new wardrobe. But if your affair radar is up -- because your partner's behavior just feels off or out of the ordinary -- here are 13 not-as-conspicuous signs you may be overlooking.

The Affair Is Totally Addictive

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 12.07.2014 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

From the first moment of the show you are fascinated by the movements of Noah towards his inexplicable meeting with Alison. And when they do meet, the variations on his view and hers of the occasion are totally different.

The Honest Truth About Moving On After An Affair

Abby Rodman, LICSW | Posted 12.03.2014 | Divorce
Abby Rodman, LICSW

There's no magic bullet when it comes to healing from an affair. And there's no guarantee you'll be able to. Some marriages become stronger after a betrayal but affair work is nothing short of brutal.

Study Confirms Your Worst Fear About Cheaters

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.25.2014 | Divorce

According to new research, the saying "once a cheater, always a cheater" holds true. University of Denver psychology graduate student Kayla Knopp ...

Is It Really OK to Deny Your Spouse Sex?

Vicki Larson | Posted 09.26.2014 | Divorce
Vicki Larson

Do you owe your spouse sex? If you stop having sex with your spouse, is he or she justified in having an affair? Is the denial of sex just as much as a betrayal as infidelity?