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Category Archives: Divorce

Google Trends Sees Spike in Divorce Searches After Holidays

Google Trends, which reports on the numbers of people looking up specific words and phrases on the search engine, has seen a surge in searches related to breaking up and getting divorced shortly after the holiday season. According to Google, the questions “should I break up with my boyfriend?” and “should I break up with… Read More »

Avoid These Damaging Financial Mistakes When Getting a Divorce

As you work through your divorce, it is important to take a good, hard look at your financial picture so you can come out of the process on a solid footing. With that in mind, here are a few of the most common financial mistakes people often make during the divorce process: Lack of accuracy:… Read More »

Baby Boomers Are Still the Generation with the Most Divorces

As the divorce rate continues to decline among Gen-Xers and Millennials, it’s the Baby Boomers who are still getting divorced at the highest rates. According to researchers from the University of Maryland, the average marriage is lasting longer than ever, and young people are divorcing less often. This could have quite a bit to do… Read More »

Young and Foolish: Tips for Recovering from a Divorce in Your 20s

It’s easy to get down on yourself if you are going through a divorce while still in your 20s. With so many other friends getting engaged and planning their own weddings, you may feel like you’re heading in the opposite direction. You might also feel that family members and friends are judging you because your… Read More »

Here are Some Signs You Should Start Considering Divorce

Are you on the fence about whether or not getting a divorce is right for you? The following are a few signs of failing marriages people most commonly notice before they end up filing a divorce petition: There are more bad moments than good: Why would you want to live with a relationship in which… Read More »

Smoking, Drinking in Children Linked to Parents’ Divorce

Researchers in a variety of studies have linked parents’ neglect, absence or divorce to bad behavior in their children, including smoking and drinking. Children who have lost a mother or father early in life (defined as before the age of seven) are far more likely to drink and smoke before or during their teen years,… Read More »

What Not to Say When Bringing Up Divorce with Your Spouse

It can be a harrowing experience to bring up the idea of divorce with your spouse. At some point, if you believe divorce is imminent, the conversation is going to have to happen. However, there are certain things you should never do or say during this conversation, as it could hurt you later on. The… Read More »

Hiring a Private Investigator When Going Through a Divorce

In some situations, people who are going through a divorce decide to hire a private investigator to help identify marital assets and property and ensure they are receiving their fair share when it comes dividing this property. However, it’s important to keep in mind that there are limits to what an investigator can do for… Read More »

Why Divorce is Better than Being Trapped in a Bad Marriage

There’s a certain stigma associated with divorce that many people have a hard time shaking. Those who are stuck in bad relationships often delay filing for divorce simply because they focus on negative questions, such as “what will other people think?” or “what if this decision ruins my children’s lives?” Although it’s quite normal to… Read More »

At What Time of Year is Divorce Most Likely?

A recent study of divorce filings in the state of Washington indicates there are two particular months out of the year at which divorce filings peak: March and August. Researchers have presented a number of hypotheses as to why people are more likely to get divorced in these months. The most commonly accepted reason is… Read More »

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