Getting Through Your Divorce and on With Your Life

Getting Through Your Divorce and on With Your Life

  • Why Insisting On 50-50 Custody Isn't Always A Good Idea

    Many parents think that a 50-50 custody plan is ideal because it gives both parents equal time with their children. While it is true that shared custody has many benefits (after all, children benefit from the association with both parents), it doesn't mean the ratio has to be that exact. Here are a few complications that a 50-50 custody plan may bring: It's Impractical It's easy to agree on a 50-50 custody plan than to see it through in real life.

  • Leaving An Inheritance? 3 Tips To Help Minimize Fights Among Your Heirs

    When you pass away, the last thing that you want to happen is for your family to be fighting over your property and assets. So, to help keep this from happening, here are three things that you can do: 1. Make Sure You Have a Will Prepared and Updated Regularly. For some people, it is just common sense to have a will. For others, they don't believe that a will is necessary.

  • 4 Mistakes To Avoid When Filing For Bankruptcy

    When you file for bankruptcy, it is important that you provide all of the correct information. This will help ensure that your case does not get thrown out, leaving you in a worse financial position than you were to start with. Here are a few common mistakes that people make when filing for bankruptcy that you are going to want to make sure that you avoid making if you want your case to go through without any issues.

  • Establishing Income For Child Support When The Other Parent Is Self Employed

    The amount of child support that a non-custodial parent has to pay is usually determined by income. This can lead some non-custodial parents to misrepresent their income in order to lower their child support payments. It's tough for a parent who works a standard job to hide their income, as the court can order them to show their paycheck stubs, which will reveal their income. But a parent who is self-employed must report their own income, which gives them the opportunity to be less than truthful.

  • Mail-Order Brides: Do They Still Exist? (And How You Can Bring Yours Here)

    In the course of American history, there have been many times where "mail-order brides" were a real thing. Lonely settlers and even lonely gentlemen in the cities would place an order for a bride from a specific country. These women would arrive on a ship and marry off to their betrothed so that they could start a new life in America. You may be wondering, "Do mail-order brides (or husbands) still exist?

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    Getting Through Your Divorce and on With Your Life

    Going through a divorce? I know how you might feel – alone, stressed out, and probably even a little sad due to the loss of the life you have always known. Whether you have children or not, you might even feel a little guilty about the break down of your relationship. But I'm here to tell you that a divorce is not the end of the world. In fact, once you get used to the idea and start to move on with your life, you may find just as much, if not more, happiness than you ever had while you were married! Getting through the proceedings of your divorce in a dignified manner is the first step, and hopefully this website will give you the insight, support, and motivation you need to get through the process as painlessly as possible.