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  • Family Life
    How Divorce Affects Children
    The Effect of Divorce on Boys
    The Effect of Divorce on Boys Reams and reams of research exist on the long-term effects of divorce on children, and on boys in particular. Some experts seem to believe that divorce and life in a single-parent home permanently damages children...
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    Recording Your Assets
    When going through a divorce, use this worksheet to make sure you and your ex have your assets sorted out properly. ...
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    Deciding On Divorce
    How Do You Know When Your Marriage Is Over?
    Sometimes, the best-laid plans are laid to waste. Despite all your hopes and dreams in the beginning, and all your good intentions now, it seems impossible to continue your marriage. For many of us, the notion of “till death do us part” has b...
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    Financial Affidavit
    When going through a divorce, learn how to assemble a financial affidavit before documents become scattered in a spouse's reorganization or move. ...
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    Mediator Checklist
    Use this form to keep track of your mediator's fees, form of payments, and overall plan. ...
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    Attorney Checklist
    Organize divorce information and lawyers with this attorney checklist worksheet. ...
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    Separation
    Separation: Beginning of the End, or a New Beginning?
    When a married couple decides to separate, the people in their lives often see it as the first step toward divorce. However, this isn't necessarily the case. Some couples find that a temporary separation is just what they needed to work on the...
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    Dating After Divorce
    Introducing Your New Significant Other to Your Children
    Introducing Your New Significant Other to Your Children Take your time getting to know someone before you jump into another marriage or serious relationship. You have to keep in mind that when children are involved things are not so easy. If yo...
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    Dating After Divorce
    Involving Your Children in Your New Relationship
    Involving Your Children in Your New Relationship When you find someone you care about who seems to have some future potential for you, you are going to want to bring your children into the picture. Of course, you want your significant other to a...
  • Family Life
    Dating After Divorce
    Dating After Divorce
    Dating After Divorce As you are reentering the dating life you need to take an inventory of yourself. Look objectively at the lessons you have needed to learn about yourself and about love. We all have to learn these seven lessons on our path t...
  • When Kids Fight Custody
    How Divorce Affects Children
    Parenting After Divorce: When Kids Take Sides
    In some cases, children will refuse to stay with the noncustodial parent. Here are some reasons why this might happen: A parent is not tuned in to the children's interests or is not actively involved with the children during their time together....
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    Dealing With Divorce
    Single Mothering: Life After Divorce
    Single Mothering: Life After Divorce Get used to this one simple fact: You are not going to feel much like doing anything for a while. It may be difficult for you to find the energy or emotional resources to do even the simplest of tasks. You ma...
  • Family Life
    Deciding On Divorce
    Deciding on Divorce
    Deciding on Divorce Sometimes relationships cannot be salvaged. There are problems that cannot be resolved with therapy and an effort at better communication. Some people are incompatible at their core. Some relationships are violent and contami...
  • Family Life
    Dealing With In-Laws
    Dealing with New In-Laws in Your Second Marriage
    Dealing with New In-Laws in Your Second Marriage Diane married Glenn after a brief courtship that began about two years after his divorce from his previous wife, Lisa. "Out of curiosity, I asked Glenn how his mother, Rita, had felt about Lisa,"...
  • Family Life
    How Divorce Affects Children
    The Effect of Divorce on Boys
    The Effect of Divorce on Boys Reams and reams of research exist on the long-term effects of divorce on children, and on boys in particular. Some experts seem to believe that divorce and life in a single-parent home permanently damages children...
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    Communicating With Your Ex
    Money Concerns and the Ex
    Money Concerns and the Ex When it comes to money, watch those emotions fly like hard-hit tennis balls between you and your partner, between your partner and your partner's ex, and between you and your partner's ex. (If you're a combined family, ...