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How To Re-marry The Person You Divorced

Mort Fertel | Posted 08.16.2016 | Divorce
Mort Fertel

Usually people entering a second marriage bring baggage from their previous marriage. But what's unique for people wanting to re-marrying the person they divorced is that the baggage is from their previous marriage.

Eat, Pray, Split? Why Successful Creative Women Should Forget About Marriage

Sabine Reichel | Posted 07.06.2016 | Fifty
Sabine Reichel

Elizabeth Gilbert (46), the brilliant and immensely successful writer who turned domestic desperation into gold by making her inspiring self-help road-trip into a worldwide phenomenon has split up with her dreamboat of a husband after 12 years!

7 Financial Management Tips For Anyone Who Just Went Through A Divorce

Toby Nwazor | Posted 06.13.2016 | Divorce
Toby Nwazor

Life is never really the same after one is freshly single and there will always be those things that remind you of the good times and the bad times you had with your ex, moving on becomes a little difficult, but move on you must! So here are a few tips that could be very helpful to get you to move on while securing your finance as well.

Avoiding a Costly Cohabitation 'Divorce'

Joslin Davis | Posted 06.02.2016 | Divorce
Joslin Davis

If you are considering living together with someone, you and your partner may want to look into obtaining a cohabitation agreement to protect your financial interests, provide for financial support, and effectuate property division.

5 Tips for Choosing the Best Divorce Mediator

Michael Aurit, JD, MDR | Posted 05.26.2016 | Divorce
Michael Aurit, JD, MDR

Choosing a divorce mediator is the first agreement divorcing spouses make together at the beginning of the divorce mediation process. It will be one of the most important decisions spouses reach during their divorce.

Over 50? You're More Likely to be Divorced Than Widowed...

Sharon Zarozny | Posted 04.05.2016 | Divorce
Sharon Zarozny

Once upon a time, it was unthinkable for couples to divorce at mid-life and older. Today, for the first time ever, more people over 50 are divorced th...

It's Unwise to Define Frozen Embryos as Human Life

Mark Baer | Posted 04.05.2016 | Impact
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Mark Baer

The Missouri legislature is currently considering the enactment of legislation that would define frozen embryos as human life.

10 Tips For Surviving The Post-Holiday Divorce Season

Joslin Davis | Posted 01.15.2016 | Divorce
Joslin Davis

After the ball drops on New Year's Eve, there is a trend most matrimonial attorneys have become very familiar with -- a post-holiday season surge in divorce filings. Marriages end for many reasons all throughout the year, but when the phone rings for a family lawyer after January 1st, the voice at the other end is often someone who is resolved to move forward with a divorce.

An Open Letter to Cheryl Fernandez-Versini on Divorce

Emma Heptonstall | Posted 01.11.2016 | Divorce
Emma Heptonstall

Dear Cheryl, I don't know you so forgive the intrusion into your life. I'm writing because I woke up this morning to find the tabloid press commenti...

The Secret to Lasting Change

Sharon Zarozny | Posted 01.08.2016 | Divorce
Sharon Zarozny

Custom has it, ringing in the new year also means making a resolution to change something about ourself we don't particularly like. Problem is, resolutions are easily made, but rarely effective. Needless to say, change is not easy.

New Year, New Life: Why Divorce Rates Rise in January

Randall M. Kessler | Posted 12.16.2015 | Divorce
Randall M. Kessler

The end of the year is always a mixed blessing. We are family law attorneys meaning we represent people going through divorce and related matters. At the end of each year, our business slows down (which is good), but then it always increases in January as divorce filings are regularly at their height after the start of the year. What's interesting is the interest in the rise of divorce each January.

How to Control the Negative Inner Voice Your Divorce Created

Mary Holloway | Posted 10.27.2015 | Divorce
Mary Holloway

The part of your brain that is controlling the loop is your ego. When you learn to harness your ego, you can transform the way you think to move past these self-destructive thoughts. When I learned this, my entire life changed.

Colin's Story (From Nasty Divorce: A Kid's Eye View)

Marina Sbrochi | Posted 10.20.2016 | Divorce
Marina Sbrochi

Always feeling like the bad kid growing up, Colin felt everything was his fault. "My father was abusive to my mother. He was always angry. She was always crying. That is all I remember of my childhood.

How to Keep Divorce Focused on the Needs of the Children

James McLaren | Posted 10.09.2016 | Divorce
James McLaren

Placing children first should be the primary goal of every divorce, but sometimes there is a real lack of guidance for parents who are trying to navigate this challenging experience. As a result, the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers has developed a helpful publication.

Top 5 Things to Ask Your (Potential) Divorce Lawyer

Randall M. Kessler | Posted 10.06.2016 | Divorce
Randall M. Kessler

While there are many things you should ask your divorce lawyer, you should really also ask yourself many things such as simply "do I feel good about him or her."

She Couldn't Decide What Last Name to Use Post Divorce -- So She Took a Vote

Rosemond Perdue Cranner | Posted 10.06.2016 | Divorce
Rosemond Perdue Cranner

What last name do you use after your divorce? It's a confusing emotional decision for lots of women as they transition to their newly unmarried life. The choices are often complicated. If you took your husband's last name do you keep your married name?

How Your Divorce Coping Mechanisms May Be Holding You Back

Mary Holloway | Posted 10.01.2016 | Divorce
Mary Holloway

Resistance reactions are the emotional reactions you have when going through a soul-crushing divorce. They are a coping mechanism designed to help you deal with the situation and a defense mechanism, a way to push back on the reality of a situation.

A Time to Divorce and a Time Not To

Sharon Zarozny | Posted 09.11.2016 | Divorce
Sharon Zarozny

t's been said, timing is everything. And with divorce season upon us, it's a good time to consider how kids, at different stages including adulthood, experience their parents breaking up. You might be surprised by what the experts report.

Divorcing Jared

Randall M. Kessler | Posted 08.20.2015 | Divorce
Randall M. Kessler

It's almost an afterthought. We think of the child victims. We think of the lives ruined by his conduct. And when the media gets to the part about h...

When Divorcing, Beware of Meddlers!

Mark Baer | Posted 07.26.2016 | Divorce
Mark Baer

I was recently contacted to potentially mediate a litigated divorce matter prior to trial, which is rapidly approaching. My name had been included on a list from the attorneys, along with two other mediators.

5 Tips on Maintaining Healthy and Thriving Relationships

Sheila Blagg | Posted 07.19.2016 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

Remember the first time you met your significant other? How you felt the first time you spoke on the phone, had your first kiss, or your first night together?

Sometimes, Separation Is Necessary--- Even the Pope Says So

Sharon Zarozny | Posted 07.08.2016 | Divorce
Sharon Zarozny

Men, women and kids whose lives are turned upside down by unfortunate family circumstances need to be embraced and supported -- not blamed or isolated -- when separation and/or divorce happens. Pope Frances said as much.

Amicable Divorce Is the New Black

Michelle Crosby | Posted 07.02.2016 | Divorce
Michelle Crosby

America's beloved celebrity couple, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner, known colloquially as "Bennifer" marked their 10 year anniversary this week with a divorce.

I Live With My Ex-Wife And Her New Wife -- And Our Kids Are Better For It

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 03.11.2016 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they've worked to bring their two families tog...

The Supreme Court's Impact On Same-Sex Marriage and Divorce

James McLaren | Posted 06.30.2016 | Divorce
James McLaren

With this landmark decision from the United States Supreme Court, there is no longer anything called "same-sex marriage" or even "same-sex divorce." In its place, is now something we can all inclusively refer to as a marriage or divorce. This is the way it should have been all along.