A History Of Collaborative Divorce

Ever since Gwyneth Paltrow announced she was consciously uncoupling from rock star husband Chris Martin, alternative forms of divorce have been in the spotlight. While the concept of separating from your spouse amicably is not new, certain phrases and procedures are...

The High Price of Higher Education And Divorce

When a couple divorces there are usually disagreements over who gets what. The parties take stock of their assets and try to figure out who gets the house, who gets what car, how retirement plans will be divided, and who gets the fine china. But assets aren’t the only...

Celebrities: They Are Just Like Us

The only things celebrities have that the average person doesn’t are better hair, and more money. Well that might not be entirely accurate. While a good number of regular people make the decision to use a prenuptial agreement prior to their wedding, the use of a...

How Does The Economy Effect The Divorce Rate?

Close to half of all first marriages end in divorce, and that figure only goes up with subsequent marriages. Many factors contribute to why divorce is the result of a large number of marriages, but the number one reason given is resounding MONEY! In today’s economy,...

What Happens When Child Support Isn’t Paid?

The purpose of child support is the continued financial support of your children after divorce. Making sure your children are taken care of and provided for is the responsibility of both parents. During your marriage your kids became accustomed to certain things, and...

How Your Children Are Impacted By Divorce

Not so very long ago the idea of staying together “for the kids” was common. It was thought the negative impact divorce has on children was reason enough for parents to find a way to stay together. However, it is more likely that happy parents raise happy kids. This...