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5 Steps to a Clean Divorce

Alison Heller | Posted 07.31.2013 | Divorce
Alison Heller

Even when both parties enter into a separation with the best intentions of reasonableness, it's difficult to keep a grip on decency amidst a maelstrom of emotional and financial insecurity.

'We're A True Success Story Against The Odds'

Posted 05.31.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

5 Tips for a Easier, Quicker and More Cost-Effective Divorce

Jim Halfens | Posted 07.28.2013 | Divorce
Jim Halfens

You never know when it Starts, when it Ends and what it Costs. I call it the 'SEC-uncertainty,' which has a big influence on any divorce procedure, mostly making the divorce long and dragged out -- both things we want to avoid.

'We See Them All As Ours'

Posted 05.24.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

5 Tips for Single Moms to Survive the Plus-One Wedding Season

Kerri Zane | Posted 07.23.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

June is the start of wedding season and the biggest month for couples to say "I do." For those of us who receive a bevy of wedding invites, but seriously lacking a steady party date, the plus one season can feel a lot like dodging emotional landmines.

5 Reasons Your Divorce Is a Blessing in Disguise

Honoree Corder | Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce
Honoree Corder

What I've realized, in retrospect, is that divorce (as with any challenging situation) actually contains within it many blessings. A decade later I am full of gratitude for my divorce, the opportunities that have crossed my path, and who I've become.

'Blending A Family Takes Patience, Patience, And More Patience'

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 05.17.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

For the Betrayer: 8 Things You Must Know and Do to Rebuild Trust After an Affair

Sheri Meyers | Posted 07.14.2013 | Divorce
Sheri Meyers

You've made a terrible mistake. You got caught up in a flirtation that led to an affair. It felt so good at the time and it all happened so quickly.

Tips on Avoiding Same-Sex Divorce Complications

Alton Abramowitz | Posted 07.13.2013 | Divorce
Alton Abramowitz

While divorce is never an easy process, same-sex couples are well advised to do an extra amount of research and homework before filing. It could help to seriously reduce some of the unexpected bumps that you might encounter on the legal road ahead.

The Story Behind the Start of "DivorceHotel"

Jim Halfens | Posted 07.01.2013 | Small Business
Jim Halfens

Every time when divorce agreements are signed in our hotels people wish each other good luck and a positive new future. They leave our hotels on Sunday willing to embrace their new lives.

5 Amazing Ways for Single Moms to Celebrate Mother's Day

Kerri Zane | Posted 07.06.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

Mother's Day can be especially trying for newly single moms. In the past it was their significant others who planned the day and assisted the kids with picking out cards,flowers and activities. But here are some low stress ways to celebrate the amazing solo mom you are with your kids.

Charlie Sheen Responds To Child Custody Decision

AP | Posted 05.06.2013 | Divorce

LOS ANGELES -- Charlie Sheen supports a decision by child protective services to remove his twin sons from the custody of his ex-wife and have them li...

Disparity Between Child Support and Custody Enforcement

Joseph E. Cordell | Posted 07.03.2013 | Divorce
Joseph E. Cordell

It is evident that the enforcement of child support and visitation are treated separately in the civil system. The law is quick and severe when child support is not paid but is largely toothless when a father is denied seeing his children.

It Took 'Tears, Disagreements, And Frustration' To Get Here

Posted 05.03.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

STUDY: Why Being Single May Be Better For Your Mental Health

Posted 05.02.2013 | Divorce

When it comes to your mental health, it's true that being alone is better than being in bad company, according to a new study from the University of M...

Khloe Kardashian's 'Aww' Moment

Posted 04.29.2013 | Divorce

Khloe Kardashian has nothing but love for her blended family. On Sunday, the reality star showed off a sweet photo she took with half-sister Kylie...

Blended Family Friday: Meet Wendy And Arlando's Family

Posted 04.26.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

How To Co-Parent With A Narcissist Ex, According To Readers

Posted 04.22.2013 | Divorce

Co-parenting after divorce can be a challenge, especially when you're dealing with a high-conflict ex. Last week, we asked experts to share with u...

Man Gets Sweet Surprise Five Years After Divorce

AP | Posted 06.22.2013 | Divorce

BUTTE, Mont. -- A Great Falls man who lost his macaw in a divorce more than five years ago has been reunited with the bird, thanks to an observant fri...

Blended Family Friday: Meet Samara And Jeff's Family

Posted 04.19.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

LOOK: The Best Way To Divide Your Assets?

Posted 04.17.2013 | Divorce

Worried about losing the family home in divorce? We may have found your solution. Earlier this week, Redditor Fyrefish posted a photo of a sliced-...

Announcing Your Split On Social Media: Yay Or Nay?

Posted 04.17.2013 | Divorce

Is announcing your divorce via social media -- say, a carefully worded status update on Facebook or a cheeky Instagram photo showing off your ring-les...

Headed For Divorce?

Posted 04.15.2013 | Divorce

Are Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne headed for divorce? We were surprised when reports emerged over the weekend that the rocker and his wife were calling...

Woman Calls 911 To Request Divorce

AP | Posted 04.15.2013 | Divorce

GIRARD, Pa. -- Police have cited a 42-year-old Pennsylvania woman for disorderly conduct after she called 911 requesting a divorce and police assistan...

Blended Family Friday: Meet Susan And Peter's Family

Posted 04.12.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...