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Divorce Mistakes

The #1 Divorce Mistake Men Make

Joseph E. Cordell | Posted 08.19.2014 | Divorce
Joseph E. Cordell

One of the most damaging errors a man can make during his divorce is to voluntarily move out of the marital home. This issue is so prevalent it takes ...

The Divorce Mistakes You Don't Even Know You're Making

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 03.18.2014 | Divorce

You’re going through a tough divorce. You’re upset, angry and frustrated by your ex’s recent actions, so you grab your phone and fire off a quic...

5 Dumb Mistakes Dads Make During Divorce

B. Robert Farzad | Posted 04.15.2014 | Divorce
B. Robert Farzad

Fathers are susceptible to dumb mistakes during the divorce process -- mistakes that drain their pocketbooks, hurt their relationships with their kids, and wreak havoc in every corner of their lives. When it comes to divorce, here are five big no-no's you don't want to do.

The 8 Biggest Mistakes People Make After A Split

Posted 09.16.2013 | Divorce

Written by Ericka Souter on CafeMom’s blog, The Stir. The bottom line is, letting go of someone you love sucks. It's devastating to think about a...

The 5 Biggest Mistakes People Make During Divorce

Michelle Rozen | Posted 09.23.2013 | Divorce
Michelle Rozen

Feeling angry? While you may have excellent reasons -- don't take that to Court. Take that to a great therapist.

Getting Divorced? 10 Mistakes to Avoid

Karen Stewart | Posted 08.27.2013 | Divorce
Karen Stewart

While avoiding emotional heartache is almost impossible, it is wise to be on alert and aware of some of the traps we may fall into.

Separated Under the Same Roof: Tips for Surviving The Limbo Phase

Kate Scharff | Posted 08.03.2013 | Divorce
Kate Scharff

You've decided to split but you're still living together. You're no longer a couple, but you're not yet independent. Here's what three of my clients told me about "The Limbo Phase."

Telling Your Kids About the Split: The Six Most Common (Well-Intended) Mistakes

Kate Scharff | Posted 07.25.2013 | Divorce
Kate Scharff

It's devastating to feel you're inflicting injury on your own child. For parents, anticipating "The Talk" can be the worst part of divorce. Sometimes, in an effort to ease the pain, we cause more. Here are the six most common unintended mistakes made by well-intentioned parents.

The Big Mistake 1 in 5 Divorced British Women Make

Posted 04.17.2013 | Divorce

Nearly one in five UK women (19 percent) stop paying into a pension plan after getting divorced, according to a new survey from UK insurance company P...

Top 5 Divorce Mistakes To Avoid

Allison Pescosolido, M.A | Posted 06.08.2013 | Divorce
Allison Pescosolido, M.A

Here are five mistakes commonly made by people going through divorce. Avoiding these pitfalls will allow you to divorce with integrity and keep suffering to a minimum.

23 Small Mistakes That Can Cost You Big Time In Divorce

Posted 04.05.2013 | Divorce

There are countless ways to screw up during divorce, from letting the process drag on for too long to keeping the house when you simply can't afford t...

The Top 5 Mistakes People Make In Divorce

Dr. Jeff Gardere | Posted 04.19.2013 | Divorce
Dr. Jeff Gardere

Divorce can be one of the most stressful events in life, second only to a spouse dying. In fact, a divorce can become such a complicated and nasty affair that many people have joked that a spouse dying is a less stressful event because at least you don't have to fight the deceased in court!

17 Mistakes Many Divorcés Make

Sherri Donovan, Esq. | Posted 04.07.2013 | Divorce
Sherri Donovan, Esq.

Divorce is a complex process. Those involved must face legal, financial and psychological challenges simultaneously, all while managing everyday work and parenting demands.

6 Mistakes That Will Cost You In Divorce

Diane L. Danois, J.D. | Posted 03.17.2013 | Divorce
Diane L. Danois, J.D.

The step you should take early in the process to avoid unnecessary expenses.

5 Things Men Should Never Do In Divorce

Silvana D. Raso | Posted 10.06.2012 | Divorce
Silvana D. Raso

Men have just as much of a right to win in a divorce settlement as women do. So what men need to remember is that their behavior and actions during divorce are incredibly important.

5 Signs Your Spouse May Be Hiding Money

Susan Pease Gadoua | Posted 07.15.2012 | Divorce
Susan Pease Gadoua

Whenever a client tells me that her husband has said, "We don't need lawyers," I become wary. When he is self-employed, I become downright suspicious. If his career is in high finance, my suspicion grows twofold.

Top 3 Mistakes Men Make After Divorce

Carlos Phillips | Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce
Carlos Phillips

Here are the top three most common mistakes that many men make after their marriages have ended.

Divorce Myths Debunked

Deborah Moskovitch | Posted 10.29.2011 | Divorce
Deborah Moskovitch

While shopping one day with a friend, we can across a top we both loved--one size fits all. Could we both wear the same top and look fabulous? It so...

Gray Divorce Mistakes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

Al and Tipper Gore announced their divorce last June. After 24 years of marriage, Tony and Tracy Danza recently called it quits. Nancy Wilson and Came...