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What Happens After a Divorce Is Finalized?

Divorce is a lengthy process often aptly described as “messy.” There are plenty of considerations that are dealt with through the court system, such as determining child custody, deciding what happens with the couple’s house or property and other possessions, etc. Of course, this is also an emotional time. Couples might still be living together while the divorce makes its way through all the legal formalities. It’s possible for both parties to mutually and peaceably agree to get divorced, but it’s far more common for anger and resentment, and even guilt, to be present in droves. It’s no surprise that couples…

Tips On Finding Yourself Again After A Divorce

Just over 3 years ago now my ex-wife and I finally called a day on what had been quite a tumultuous marriage. We had been happy for over 15 years but with one thing after another, the relationship slowly began to give way. The split itself was amicable and unlike many couples who have spend a long time with a lawyer in order to settle family law disputes such as custody, settlements and asset division, we managed to agree to just about everything regarding they divorce. The hardest thing about the divorce was the aftermath, the personal battle to start…