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Posted by on Jan 5, 2014

A recent blog post from the authors of Love for Grown Ups discusses a few tips that you can use to not feel like a loser this holiday season. We’ve highlighted a few...

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Money Matters

Posted by on Aug 27, 2013

One of the biggest financial concerns for many people going through a divorce or separation is the way it will affect their credit. Your financial situation is an extremely...

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Heart and Mind

Posted by on Dec 18, 2013

Laura Wasser, a celebrity divorce attorney, recently wrote a book detailing the ways that you can divorce without it ruining your life or your bank account. Business Insider...

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Featured Domestic Violence

Posted by on Jul 17, 2012

Under a California (Family Code Section 3044) the state states policy regarding custody and domestic violence. Under the law, if the court finds a party to have been a perpetrator...

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Holidays: How to WIN

A recent blog post from the authors of Love for Grown Ups discusses a few tips that you can use to not feel like a loser this holiday season. We’ve highlighted a few below: Find out which days you have the kids ASAP. You don’t want to cook a wonderful Christmas dinner and find out the kids aren’t coming. You also don’t want to plan a trip...

Are California Divorce Rates Rising?

As the economy recovers divorce rates naturally increase. An increase in divorce isn’t looked at positively by most people, but in this case, these are people that couldn’t afford a divorce although they’re unhappy in their marriage… and now they can. Silver lining. An important factor noted in a Los Angeles Times article is the drop in...

7 Tips to Make Divorce As Easy As Possible

Laura Wasser, a celebrity divorce attorney, recently wrote a book detailing the ways that you can divorce without it ruining your life or your bank account. Business Insider outlined those tips, and we thought we’d share them below: 1) Tell your spouse in a loving way. This is divorce step one and it could determine the trajectory of a potentially very...

How to Behave in Court

Although this may seem obvious, we’d like go over how to behave in court. When going through a divorce or separation… or any appearance in court you make… your appearance can have a huge impact on the verdict. A judge (or jury) is swayed by everything, whether they intend to be or not. Daniel Clement shared the following tips about...

More Women Requesting Prenups

People used to think that prenuptial agreements were just for celebrities or the super-wealthy. That’s no longer the case. The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers recently released results from a survey: 63 percent of divorce attorneys say they’ve seen an increase in prenups over the past year. And just as importantly, 46 percent said they saw...

Divorce Coping Basics

A guest post from Dr. Kristine Turner… What is the number one issue between divorcing couples? I believe that control is the number one issue in any relationship and it becomes particularly clear when that relationship is falling apart, i.e. a divorce. How do control issues affect the divorce process? How you act in the divorce process can ultimately...