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8 Keys to Emotional Harmony During Divorce
Emotional harmony through divorce will enable you to navigate the process more smoothly and move on to the next phase of your life with less baggage.

Do Grandparents Have Visitation Rights
Although grandparents have been denied visitation rights in the past, that is changing thanks to changing laws that allow grandparent's rights after divorce.

Debunking 4 Myths About Infidelity
If he is cheating it must be midlife crisis, or maybe he isn't getting enough sex at home. Could there be another reason?

Major Effects of Extra-Marital Affairs
An affair impacts a marriage in ways that can be felt for years to come. Even if a marriage survives infidelity, the negative impact can be hard to move past.

How to Make a Positive Impression During a Child Custody Evaluation
A psychological child custody evaluation is about determining what is in your child's best interest. A fact that some parents lose sight of.

5 Things You Can Do To Help Your Children Thrive After Divorce
How well your children thrive after divorce depends on your behavior as a parent. If you want to protect your children you can do these five things.

How to Make Your Divorce a Better Divorce
Your emotions and how you behave during the divorce process will determine whether or not you have a

The Impact of Divorce in the Workplace
The emotional impact of divorce can and does impact the workplace. Here are resources to keep down the impact of divorce in the workplace.

Divorce in The Workplace - The Impact of Divorce In The Workplace
Divorce or a breakdown of a co-habitation relationship is an extremely emotional process. While divorce is a personal matter the emotional impact can spill over into the workplace suddenly making it a public affair. There are so many unknowns about divorce that people are often confused, filled with fear and unsure of how to navigate the process. Page 2.

The 9 Worst Mistake Parents Can Make After Divorce
The worst mistake a parent can make after divorce is expecting their child to grow up too quickly. Don't let YOUR stress cause them stress.

The Key To Getting Your Emotional Needs Met After Divorce
It's important that you continue to get your emotional needs met after divorce. Can you identify and ask for what you need from friends and family?

How Does Suppressing Feelings Affect a Marriage?
Suppressing feelings and expressing feels can both have an effect on marriage. One can be worse than the other. A healthy balance is essential.

5 Behaviors That Increase The Cost Of Divorce
It isn't the legal system that increases the cost of divorce, it is the negative emotions and behaviors of people that end up driving up the costs.

What Will Your Role Be In Your Blended Family
Every member of a blended family needs to feel as if their opinions are valued and taken into consideration during any decision-making.

Coping With Life After Divorce
Life after divorce can be as difficult as the divorce process itself. The healing process will continue well after the ink is dry on your divorce.

Father's Rights and Child Abandonment Don't Mix
Shared custody should be the standard after divorce but I believe the Father's Rights Movement is going about attaining that in the wrong way.

5 Things Every Divorced Mom Wants For Mother's Day
Being a divorced mom on mother's day or any day can b a thankless job. But there are things us divorced moms want for mother's day.

The Cheating Spouse and Lust
For some the opportunity to cheat can't be passed up. For them it is about lust and taking advantage of the option they get when it comes along.

Bird's Nest Custody: Custody That Doesn't Uproot The Children
Bird's nest custody allows parents to divorce without uprooting chidren from the family home. Which, in turn, keeps down the negative impact of divorce.

Why the Other Woman or Other Man Slept With Your Spouse
If you’ve ever been a victim of infidelity you’ve wondered why the other man/other woman slept with your spouse. It is hard to comprehend the motivations of someone who takes something that does not belong to them. Especially something as sacred as the wife or husband of another person.

5 Ways Marriage Negatively Impacts Some Women
We all know the benefits of marriage to men. Did you know, however, that marriage can negatively impact women? Here are 5 ways it's bad for women.

State Child Support Guidelines: They're Not Enough For Parents
Five reasons apps are benefical for parents who pay and receive child support based on state child support guidelines.

Love is Not The Solution to Marital Problems
Marriages survive due to committed love. The kind of love that makes you care for and long to take care of another. Romantic love ebbs and flows.

9 Things To Do Before Filing For a Divorce
There are 9 things you should do before filing for a divorce. Learn where you stand financially and what steps to take to protect your legal rights.

Comparing No-Fault Divorce Law and Contract Law
Would the divorce rate be so high if the marriage contract was as legally binding as other contracts? Let's compare and constrast!

Divorce Support
Child Custody and child support would be governed by state guidelines pertaining to both. They should and would be separate entities if divorce was dealt with like contract law. The problem with fault or no-fault divorce laws is that they clump the break-up of a relationship in with the “best interest of the child.” That muddies the water and causes relationship conflict to bleed over into custody issues during divorce. Page 2.

Should Divorce Laws Be Reformed?
The Parental Divorce Reduction Act is our best bet when it comes to reforming divorce laws. Laws that have taken away our rights to due process.

The Financially Smart Divorce
In dealing with the financial aspects, observing the following Dos and DON'Ts will start you on the road to creating The Financially Smart Divorce.

How to Prevent a High Conflict Divorce
The family court system is not set up to remove conflict from divorce. In fact the family court system plays a role in divorces becoming high conflict.

How a Paralegal Can Help During a Divorce
Paralegals can be a low-cost alternative to a divorce attorney for those who need to keep down costs associated with divorce.

V. Stiviano Ordered To Pay: Shelly Sterling Gets Even!
V. Stiviano, girlfriend of Donald Sterling ordered to repay Shelly Sterling 2.6 million of the estimatd 3 million spent on her by Donald.

4 Ways to Keep Divorce Anger From Causing Physical Illness
It is easy in the situation of divorce to find yourself filled with anger. Especially if you did not want a divorce and are feeling a lack of control over the direction your life has taken.

Keep Divorce From Having Long Lasting Effects on Children
The process of divorce can have long lasting effects on children. How can you help them get through the process without any negative effect?

Reality TV, Binding Arbitration And Divorce
Reality TV and binding arbitration is not the route you want take during divorce. If you want appear on Divorce Court, you may want to think again.

Divorce And Shame: 4 Ways To Keep It From Holding You Back
Divorce and shame can go hand-in-hand. If you are feeling shame over your divorce here are four suggestions for keeping it from holding you back.

5 Realities Of Divorce That No One Tells You
Are there 5 realities of divorce that no one tells you about? Or, are you just not listening to what divorce experts & friends have been telling you?

How Do I Divorce a Spouse I Can't Find?
Your guide to divorcing a spouse you can't find. Just because he/she isn't around doesn't mean you can't get a divorce.

The Role of the Family Court Judge
The role of a Family Court Judge is to resolve issues such as the division of marital property or support that were not resolved during mediation.

What Is Divorce Mediation and How Does It Work?
Meditation during divorce is a way of finding solutions to issues such as child custody and spousal support. It is an alternative to divorce court.

Divorce Court: What Is A Motion?
There are two types of motions your divorce attorney can file during the divorce process. Either a pretrial motion or a post-trial motion.

How To Change Your Name After Divorce
To change back to your maiden name after divorce you can have this addressed in your final divorce decree or, you can petition the court separately for a name change.

Is It Too Late To Save Your Marriage?
How can you save your marriage? Experience has shown that there are some specific guidelines that can keep a marriage healthy and whole.

Divorce Guide for Women
A divorce guide for women who are thinking about or, going through the divorce process. Helpful advice geared toward women's needs during divorce.

Can Irreconcilable Differences Be Reconciled?
Since no-fault divorce laws couples have been able to divorce on the grounds of

How to Reconcile Irreconcilable Differences in Your Marriage
Built up resentment and anger can feel like irreconcilable differences in a marriage. Learning to let go of the fear of communicating your feelings to your spouse is one way to reconcile what you believe to be an irreconcilable difference. Page 2.

A Man is Not a Financial Plan, Especially After Divorce
Your financial future as a stay at home mom depends on how well prepared financially in case there is a divorce, illness or accident that impacts you.

An Argument in Favor of Permanent Alimony
The idea that permanent alimony should not be awarded after long-term marriages is dangerous for anyone who gave up a career to stay-at-home and raise children or promote their husband's career.

3 Things That Promote Happiness in Marriage For Women
If women understand how to be happy in a marriage it will lower the rate at which women divorce because they are

6 Ways To Create Positive Change After Divorce
Your divorced, it's time to rock the boat and create positive change in your life. Here are six tips to help you move forward to bigger and better.

My Kids Need My Ex As Much As They Need Me
It was like a light-bulb moment, the day I realized that my ex was as important to my children as I was. The day I realized children need their fathers.

6 Tips To Help You Adjust To Being Single
There comes a time when life has to begin again after divorce, and many singles feel lost. Use these six tips to help you feel great in your singledom.

Divorced Women's Dating Styles Overview
Every women has her own style, even when it comes to dating. Here is a list of various dating behaviors found in the divorced woman.

Divorced Women's Dating Styles! A Fun Overview Of Divorced Women's Dating Styles
Dating after divorce can be a wonderful new beginning but everyone approaches it differently. Below is a list I came up with to describe various divorced gals dating styles I've observed over the years. Page 2.

Is Pro Se Divorce Litigation For You?
Pro Se means going to court without an attorney. It is a common practice during divorce for those who want to represent themselves during a divorce.

4 Things To Avoid When Dating After Divorce
Four things to avoid if you wish to be successful at dating after divorce. Do you know what not to do once you jump back into the dating pool?

Why He Puts His Children's Needs Before Your Needs
Married to a man with children? Your relationship with your new husband is important but, when push comes to shove, men will put their children first.

20 Parenting Tips For Biological And Step-Parents
In a blended family you will play two roles. That of biological parent and step-parent. This article gives you parenting tips you can use in both roles.

6 Questions to Ask Before You Blend a Family
These six questions, if asked before blending your families will mean more of a chance for your blended family to survive and thrive.

Sheri Atwood Bio
Sheri Atwood is the Founder & CEO of SupportPay by Ittavi, and a former Silicon Valley executive.

12 Child Support Myths Debunked
Child support is confusing, many myths surround the payment of child support. This article demystifies and clears up any myths about child support.

Common Emotional Stages of Divorce
Just like any loss, divorce causes negative emotions. Here are the 6 emotional stages those who divorce go through. Where are you in the process?

Work From Home After Divorce
Working from home after divorce is an option many are choosing. You can either work from home to bring in extra income or, as a full-time job.

Budgeting Money After a Divorce
These nine tips will help you set up and understand your post-divorce budget. Take care of finances today so you don't get into trouble down the road.

Tips For Returning To The Job Force After A Divorce
Need to work after divorce? If you've been out of the workforce for awhile these tips will help you rebuild or start a new career after divorce.

How to Rebuild Your Life After Divorce
How successful you are at rebuilding after divorce will depend on how well you were able to deal with the stress generated by your divorce.

What is an Ex-Parte Divorce?
If a spouse sets up residency in another state they can be granted an ex-parte divorce based on that state's divorce laws. Here are the pros and cons.

How to Establish Paternity
Are you the father? Quite often a man will either have to prove paternity and his rights to a child or,that he is not the biological father.

Suing for Alienation of Affections if a Spouse Cheats
Most states view aleniation of affection laws as outdated or antiquated. As a result, suing another person for this reason is difficult.

Is Your Child In Danger Of Parental Abduction?
Nearly 200,000 children a year are victims of parental abduction. Are you and your child protected against an angry ex and parental kidnapping?

Why Do I Need a Prenuptial Agreement?
Everyone should be informed about divorce, before they marry. A prenuptial agreement can give you an advantage if the marriage end in divorce.

No-Fault Divorce - Definition and Laws
These laws empower a man or woman in an abusive marriage and make it easier to leave. Page 2.

The Pros and Cons of No-Fault Divorce
People's attitudes toward divorce has become more relaxed over the last few decades. Is this another negative aspect of no-fault divorce laws?

How Do I Fire My Divorce Attorney?
It is possible to fire a divorce attorney but it is important to take the proper steps when severing your relationship with that attorney.

Is Your New Relationship Based In The Fear Of Being Alone?
Are you searching for a new relationship out of fear? Are you feeling lonely and trying to find a new relationship for all the wrong reasons?

How to Fight Back When Your Spouse Quits His Job During Your Divorce
Quitting a job is a tactic some use during divorce to keep from having to pay alimony. If your spouse does this, there are things you can do about it.

How to File Taxes When Going Through a Divorce
Are you illegible for the earned income credit? Filing as Head of household? Only two questions you need to clarify if filing taxes when divorcing.

Extortion: Garnishing Bank Accounts for Child Support:
Some divorced fathers consider states' garnishing of money from divorced parents' bank accounts for child support arrears as extortion. Is it really?

Is Permanent Alimony a Thing of the Past?
Alimony reform is sweeping the nation and permanent alimony is becoming a thing of the past. And leaving women destitute after divorce.

Top Nine Questions to Ask at Tax Time After Divorce
Divorce is an emotional process and due to this some issues may be overlooked that can have a negative impact at tax time.

Help For Victims of Domestic Abuse
Links to resources such as state laws pertaining to domestic violence and programs offering assistance to victims of domestic violence.

Scheduling Holiday Child Visitation
Scheduling Holiday visitation with your child can be riddled with conflict. Here are 9 tips for minimizing conflict and maximizing visitation.

Holiday Cheer For The Newly Divorced
If you are newly divorced it is difficult to feel much holiday cheer. This article outlines four ways you can beat the blues and bring in the season.

Blended Family - Navigating Holidays As A Blended Family
Navigating holidays as a blended family creates special challenges. Although the challenges can be great, they are not insurmountable .

Pennsylvania Divorce Laws
A complete guide to Pennsylvania divorce laws. Guidelines to property division, child custody and other divorce related issues in Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania Divorce Laws Continued
A compressive guide to divorce laws in Pennsylvania. Page 2.

Iowa State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Iowa divorce laws.

Iowa Divorce Laws - Iowa State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Iowa Divorce Laws. Page 2.

How Do The Courts Determine Alimony?
The first consideration when settling a spouse’s alimony obligation would be the ability to pay. Find out how the courts come up with the net income.

Military Rules and Civilian Divorce
Military divorce is different with it’s own unique rules regarding division of military pensions, residency requirements for filing for divorce but once you become familiar with the rules and federal laws that apply during a military divorce the is pretty straightforward.

A Need For Privacy Is An Indication Of Infidelity
A spouse involved in an affair will normally start keeping secrets, secrets that he/she once shared with you. They will need more privacy than they normally have in the past.

Has Your Ex Defied a Divorce Court Order?
When going through the divorce process I was quite naive. I was inexperienced in not only the legal issues surrounding divorce I also had very high expectations

Securing a Divorce Court Settlement With Life Insurance
If you have children the sensible thing to do is to secure your divorce court settlement with either a term or whole life insurance policy.

Should Child Support Cover College Expenses?
Should child support be awarded to help cover college tuition or, is a parent's obligation toward such expenses voluntary and something the courts should not be involved in?

State Laws Pertaining to College Tuition After Divorce
Does your state award most majority child support to help with college tuition? If not, how will you afford to send your child to college? Page 2.

Divorce Court – How To Make a Positive Impression
Not only do you need to show up to divorce court ready to deal with the legal issues, you need to show up with the knowledge that the impression you make on the judge could play a role in the outcome of the trial.

Divorcing In Today's Economy
Researchers have tried to figure out the correlation between the economy and divorce, and no one has come up with a definitive answer about whether a down-turn in the economy causes or deters divorce.

Divorcing In Today’s Economy Continued
Researchers have tried to figure out the correlation between the economy and divorce, and they often come up with differing conclusions. Page 2.

South Carolina State Divorce & Separation Laws
What you need to know about South Carolina divorce laws.

How To Heal After An Unwanted Divorce
You're the recipient of an unwanted divorce. Your spouse walked out or left you for another man/other woman. Now you need to heal and survive!

5 Tips for Surviving Christmas as a Divorced Parent
You're divorced, single parenting and it's Christmas. Christmas as a divorced parent, if you use these five tips can be Merry and festive.

Children, Divorce And The Holidays
Children, divorce and the holidays. What's a parent to do? These four tips will enable give your children a Merry Christmas in spite of divorce.

Foreign Divorce - How Do You Know if It Is Valid?
Foreign divorce and U.S. regulations to support it's validity.

6 Tips for Dealing With Financial Stress
Financial stress in a marriage can lead to arguments, loss of trust and, sometimes divorce. Here are 6 tips to help you deal with such financial issues.

6 Questions to Help You Determine If Divorce Is Right For You
Your level of satisfaction in all aspects of your marriage will determine whether or not your marriage will be successful. Are you satisfied?

Fear of Dependency and the Passive Aggressive
Some spouses have a hard time letting their partner know they have any needs at all. These spouses have a “fear of dependency.” Their fear of becoming dependent upon their spouse is so strong that it is imperative to them to remain completely dependent and self-sufficient, not ever admitting to any needs.

What to Do When You Divorce and Have Commingled Funds
Once funds or assets are. Divorce Support.

Georgia State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Georgia divorce laws.

What Is A Court Clerk?
Court staff involved in a divorce case are the court clerk, judge, lawyer and stenographer. This article outlines the role each plays in your divorce.

Children's Bill of Rights During Divorce
Marriage is a contract between adults, and when it ends, the matter is between the adults. Yet, no parental action has a greater impact on children. Children love their parents and want to be with them. Even in times of great stress, parents have a responsibility to conduct their legal affairs in a manner that will protect their children from adult conflicts.

Kentucky State Divorce Laws and Guidelines
What you need to know about Kentucky divorce laws.

Physical Abuse Statistics
Physical abuse consists of anything an intimate partner does to the other partner that causes physical pain. If you partner has slapped, pinched, punched, thrown things at you or assaulted you with a weapon, you are a victim of physical abuse.

Divorce Laws in the State of West Virginia
A complete guide to West Virginia divorce laws. Guidelines to property division, child custody and other divorce related issues in West Virginia.

West Virginia Divorce Laws-What You Need to Know About West Virginia Divorce Laws
Your guide to divorce laws in West Virginia. Covering child custody, child support, spousal support and property distribution. Page 2.

Low Sex Drive and Libido in Women
Low sex drive/libido in women can be caused by a combination of things and situations. Do you know where to start when looking for a solution?

How to Increase Sex Drive in Women
Low libido in women can be caused by a combination of physical, emotional and relational problems which all need to be addressed when attempting to find a solution to the problem. Page 2.

How To Keep The Holiday Spirit Alive During Divorce – Holiday Spirit
Your actions will help keep the holiday spirit alive and your children happy.

Fighting Over Child Support After a Job Loss
Take a look at this article in the New York Times. I wouldn't want to be in a position of having to ask the court to modify child support due to the loss of a

Cheating Spouse – Cheating Spouse and Work Habits
If your spouse suddenly has to work late after years of coming home at a certain time then I would say it is safe to be suspicious that something other than work is going on.

Surviving the Holidays While You’re Surviving Divorce
What do you do with the holidays when dealing divorce or broken relationships make you wonder, “how can I celebrate anything?”

How to Find the Right Marriage Counselor
Finding the right marriage counselor is important if you are serious about solving the problems in your marriage. Here are 4 things you should consider.

What do Marriage Counselors Do?
Marriage Counselors are an important resource to couples who are attempting to work through and find solutions to marital problems.

How To Communicate In A Marriage
Marital communication takes skill. Problems are solved via communication in a marriage. Here are 4 tips for open marital communication.

Fear of Intimacy in Marital Relationships
Emotional intimacy is one of the most wonderful experiences we ever have. Why, then, would someone have a fear of intimacy?

Filing an Original Petition for Divorce
Step by step instructions on filing an original petition for a divorce without an attorney.

How To Fill Out A Petition For Divorce
Filling out and filing an original petition for divorce pro se, without a divorce attorney.

Filing A Petition For Divorce Without A Divorce Attorney
How to file an original petition for divorce pro se, without an attorney.

How to Notify The Respondent During a Divorce Case
Once you have filed a petition for a divorce you will then need to notify the

Pro Se Divorce Litigation, Filing an Original Petition
Once you have notified the. Divorce Support.

Having An Affair? Better Be Sure To Cover Your Tracks.
How do they do it? People who have affairs, how do they cover their tracks and keep that part of their life separate from their life with their spouse? This

10 Signs You are Dating an Abuser
If there is something off, something not right in your dating relationship pay attention to these signs that you are dating an abuser.

Testosterone Therapy For Male Menopause
Low testosterone and impotence? HRT is common among older women but should men consider testosterone therapy for male menopause?

The Do's And Dont's Of Online Dating After Divorce
If you are thinking about venturing into the world of online dating, below are some Do's and Dont's I've put together based my personal experience.

New Relationships After Divorce
Information that will help you determine whether or not you are reading for a new relationship after divorce. Are you ready?

10 Reasons People Lie in Divorce Court
People lie in divorce court for various reasons. Mainly because they can and get away with it. Others lie to protect themselves and their assets.

Divorce Advice for Those Thinking About Divorce
Divorce advice written from knowledge I gained during my own experience and over the years while working with clients thinking about or going through a divorce. This is a step-by-step guide that will take you from the beginning to the end.

Divorce Advice - Advice For Hiring A Divorce Attorney
If, after working to save the marriage you decide divorce is the way to go, you will need to decide whether or not to hire a divorce attorney.

Divorce Documents - Gathering Documents During The Divorce Process
Once you’ve come to the decision to divorce you need to start gathering documentation that will be needed during the divorce process. Whether you use an attorney or go the Pro Se route, the following is a list of all documents that you need to have:

Legal Separation Agreement
Once you and your spouse separate you will want to draw up a separation agreement. If your state recognizes legal separation, your attorney or court clerk will be able to advise you and help you set up an agreement.

Original Petition For Divorce - Filing An Original Petition For Divorce
Normally the original petition of divorce is filed before a separation agreement is drawn up. It all depends on which state you file in and that state’s rules for civil procedure.

Navigating the Divorce Discovery Process
After the original petition for divorce is filed and before you go to court, you will have to make your way through the discovery process. Please understand that discovery only takes place if the divorce is being contested or you and your spouse are unable to come to a meeting of the mind during settlement negotiations.

Dividing Marital Property During Divorce
Once you’ve handed over proof of income, proof of debt and proof of all owned and acquired during the marriage you will begin the process of dividing marital property.

Divorce Court - How To Stay Out Of Divorce Court
The only reason a divorcing couple ends up in divorce court is because one or the other refuses to negotiate, to be flexible and come to an agreement with the other.

Moving On After Divorce - Advice For Moving On After Divorce
Lastly but most important is the act of moving on after your divorce. Whether you find you have to work through all these steps are just a few, you will eventually need to put your marriage behind you and move on to a new life.

Why Marriage to a Passive Aggressive Spouse Is Lonely
Marriage to a passive aggressive spouse can be a very lonely place. In this article I outline the 4 reasons for the PA's detachment from their spouse.

Disciplining Your Child After Divorce
We want to teach our children morals and values. Proper discipline before and after divorce helps build character and self-discipline in children.

5 Things To Do When Co-Parenting After Divorce
Want to co-parent in a positive manner with your ex? These five things will help you put your child first and promote a positive co-parenting experience.

5 Things to Do When Leaving an Abusive Marriage
Five tips to help you protect yourself when preparing to leave an abusive marriage/relationship.

How to Avoid Having a Restraining Order Filed Against You
I received an email recently from a reader. He was highly upset because his wife had restraining orders against him. They got into an altercation and instead of walking away he fought back. According to him he is now under a restraining order due to something “she did.”

Indiana Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Indiana state divorce laws.

Indiana Divorce Laws-Indiana State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Indiana state divorce laws. Page 2.

How To Cope With Legal Issues During Divorce
Legal issue during the divorce process can cause immense stress. Here are five tips for dealing with that stress.

South Dakota Divorce Laws
What you need to know about South Dakota divorce laws.

North Dakota Divorce and Child Custody Laws
What you need to know about North Dakota divorce laws.

How to Express Healthy Anger
In a healthy marriage both spouses feel free to express their emotions, needs and desires. It is inevitable that expressing emotions can, at times mean expressing healthy anger and engaging in conflict. Anger is a healthy part of a relationship if the anger is properly expressed.

New Mexico State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about New Mexico divorce laws.

Divorce Laws in Canada
The Divorce Act of 1968 governs divorce in Canada. Unlike the United States where divorce laws differ from state to state, federal laws govern divorces in Canada. All provinces follow the same laws and regulations. The act was revised in 1986 to establish grounds for divorce and guidelines for child support and spousal support.

Alaska State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about divorce laws in Alaska

Alaska Divorce Laws-What You Need to Know About Alaska Divorce Laws
What you need to know about divorce laws in Alaska. Page 2.

Would a Marriage Benefit From a Postnuptial Agreement?
Postnuptial agreements are similar to prenuptial agreements except they are drawn up after the marriage takes place.

Rhode Island State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Rhode Island divorce laws.

Rhode Island Divorce Laws - Rhode Island State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Rhode Island divorce laws. Page 2.

Most Women Don't Believe Oksana Grigorieva is a Victim
Oksana Grigorieva has accused Mel Gibson of domestic abuse. Mel has accused Oksana of extortion and slander. There is an ongoing investigation into the allegations of extortion by Oksana, as of yet there have been no charges of domestic abuse against Mel.

Vermont State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Vermont divorce laws.

Vermont Divorce Laws - Vermont State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Vermont divorce laws. Page 2.

All About Hawaii State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Hawaii divorce laws.

Hawaii Divorce Laws-What You Need to Know About Hawaii Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Hawaii divorce laws. Page 2.

4 Child Custody Myths Demystified
Many people have skewed beliefs about how child custody is decided during divorce. It's time to learn fact from fiction.

Eight Steps From Beginning to End of a Contested Divorce
A contested divorce is the most common form a divorce. Most couples need help from a mediator or the family court before their divorce is final.

5 Things "Eat, Pray, Love" Got Wrong About Divorce And Happiness
The book Eat, Pray, Love is not an example of how to appropriately handle an unhappy marriage or, for that matter,

Divorce And Valentine's Day - Valentine's Day
At times, our clients do ask us what they should do on Valentien's Day. We are not qualified to treat people with emotional pain and feelings of loneliness. Nevertheless, we often end up giving advice based on common sense and based on our experience.

Introduction and Overview of Collaborative Divorce
In the area of divorce, an exciting and powerful method that is becoming is Collaborative Divorce. COLLABORATIVE Divorce you ask? How is it that two people who are getting divorced can collaborate?

What is QDRO Used For?
A QDRO assigns some or all of a participant's retirement benefits to a spouse, former spouse, child to satisfy support or marital property obligations.

Divorce Coach - The Role of a Collaborative Divorce Coach
Collaborative Divorce Coaches are all licensed mental health professionals (for example, psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapists). Each Coach is experienced in the area of divorce and each Coach receives specialized training in Collaborative Divorce

Divorce Financial Specialist – The Role of the Financial Specialist in Collaborative Divorce
The Financial Specialist assist the Collaborative Team by conducting a comprehensive assessment of the divorcing couple’s financial affairs.

Healing Hurting Hearts During Divorce
Divorce is usually an earth-shattering event, devastating for both adults and children. And there is a significant difference in what needs to happen to nurture and heal the hearts of each of them.

How To Heal Your Child's Heart
An article by children's book author, Susan McKenna.

9 Signs of Aggressive Parenting
An aggressive parent uses psychological manipulation to isolate the child and destroy his/her relationship with the other parent.

Divorce Means Change in a Child's Life
Divorce means change in a child's life. By paying close attention to your child's welfare, children cope in healthier ways to the changes a divorce brings.

Child Support Enforcement and Title IV-D of the SSA
Social Services Amendments of 1974 created title IV-D of the Social Security Act, which was signed into law on January 4, 1975.

Divorce Laws in the State of Nebraska
To file for a dissolution of marriage in the state of Nebraska, at least one party must be a resident of the state for at least one year prior to filing.

Adult Children of Divorce: One Young Man's Lesson
Although divorce can have a negative impact on our children it is possible for them to take away great life lessons from that impact.

What You Can Learn About Yourself During Times of Adversity
If given the opportunity, adversity can teach us how strong we are and that good things wait on the other side of life hardships.

How Will Divorce Impact You Financially?
Divorce will have a negative impact financially, either short-term or long-term. It is up to you to get your financial

Divorcing The "Victim"
If you divorce someone who sees themselves as a

Family Law - What is Family Law?
Family deals with any aspect of the family and it’s needs. Family law is an area of the law that deals with family-related issues such as marriage, civil unions, domestic partnerships, adoption, surrogacy, child abuse, , visitation, , child custody, annulment, , alimony and parental responsibility.

Collaborative Divorce - How To Get a Collaborative Divorce
Collaborative divorce is an option open to couples that wish to negotiate instead of litigate their divorce. If you want to take control of your divorce and keep your future out of the hands of adversarial attorneys, this article is for you

Divorce Poll - Dating After Divorce Poll
A divorce Poll. How long after your divorce did you wait to start dating?

Canadian Divorce Laws - Canadian Divorce Act
The Divorce Act of 1968 governs divorce in Canada. Unlike the United States where divorce laws differ from state to state, federal laws govern divorces in Canada. All provinces follow the same laws and regulations. The act was revised in 1986 to establish grounds for divorce and guidelines for child support and spousal support. Page 2.

District of Columbia Divorce Laws - Divorce Laws District of Columbia
What You Need to Know about District of Columbia Divorce Laws

District of Columbia Divorce Laws-What You Need to Know District of Columbia Divorce Laws
What You Need to Know District of Columbia Divorce Laws. Page 2.

Delaware Divorce Laws - Delaware State Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Delaware divorce laws.

Delaware Divorce Laws-What You Need to Know About Delaware Divorce Laws
What you need to know about Delaware divorce laws. Page 2.

Journal Away Divorce Stress - Divorce Stress
If you want to lessen the stress and emotional upheaval during divorce the process pick up a journal and start putting pen to paper.

How to Overcome Divorce and Adversity
Divorce, is a time of adversity. How you view and handle adversity will determine how well you navigate your divorce.

What is COBRA Insurance?
COBRA is health insurance a person can get via a group health insurance plan once coverage runs out on the regular plan. It is extended health care insurance for those who have lost their insurance.

Child Custody and Support - North Carolina Child Custody and Support Guidelines
North Carolina Child Custody and Support Guidelines

Ed Sherman - Ed Sherman Bio
Going through major life changes -- in other words, recreating your life -- is demanding, painful, hard work, but it may be the most important work you ever do.

Divorce Support Forum - Join The Divorce Support Forum
The advice and support you find on the About.com Divorce Support Forum will become an important part of your journey through the divorce process. You will not only find support but relevant advice and information about divorce, coping with divorce and moving on after divorce.

How to Co-Parent With Your Ex
On this page you will find articles and information that will help you maintain a good parenting relationship with your ex spouse.

Domestic Violence
Here you will find help in understanding domestic abuse and identifying whether or not you are in an abusive relationship.

Blended Families
Help with issues and problems exclusive to the blended family. On this page you will find articles and advice on managing such problems. Articles and resources for biological parents, stepparents and stepchildren during their transition into a blended family.

Divorce Advice - Divorce Advice, Tests and Polls
On this page you will find information on legal issues, emotional issues and financial issues in the form of questions and answers, tests and polls.

Alimony Resources by State
On this page you will find articles pertaining to new laws about alimony and links to sites with info by state.

Divorce Books and Self-Help
On this page, you will find books that will help you handle every aspect of divorce and life after divorce.

Canadian Divorce - Canadian Divorce Laws
The Divorce Act of 1968 governs divorce in Canada. Unlike the United States where divorce laws differ from state to state, federal laws govern divorces in Canada. All provinces follow the same laws and regulations. The act was revised in 1986 to establish grounds for divorce and guidelines for child support and spousal support.

Child Custody - Child Custody Laws by State
Child Custody Laws by State

Civil Annulment Laws by State
Civil Annulment Laws by State.

Collaborative Divorce Law - Collaborative Divorce
collaborative divorce, a form of alternative dispute resolution that is used by divorcing couples who would like to avoid the conflict that often accompanies divorce litigation.

Books on Coping With Divorce
Books on coping with divorce.

Dating and Your Children
On this page you will find articles and information on how to help your children cope with and become accustom to their parents dating.

Books about Divorce and Children
books about divorce and children

Books About the Divorce Process
books divorce process

Getting Back Into the Dating Scene
On this page you will find articles and information that will help you transition from married to single and dating.

Divorce Polls
Share your thoughts and opinions by participating in one a divorce and relationship poll.

Recognizing Red Flags
On this page you will find articles and information on dating and getting it right after divorce.

Divorce Forms - Samples of Divorce Forms
Sample legal forms one may need during the divorce process and after.

Child Support Enforcement - Child Support Enforcement by State
Resources and links by state regarding collection of child support.

Divorce Tests
Test that will answer questions you have about divorce. Is it time to divorce? Are you in an abusive relationship? Is your spouse cheating?

Understanding State Laws
On this page you will find articles and resources that will help you familiarize yourself with your state's divorce laws.

State Divorce Laws-Divorce Laws in The United States
What you need to know about your state laws pertaining to divorce.