Jessica Thiefels has been writing for more than 10 years. She is currently a lifestyle blogger and the editor of Whooo's Reading and Carpe Daily. When she's not writing or editing, she's trying new DIY projects around the house or training fitness clients.
In the U.S., more than 40 percent of marriages end in divorce. While it can be a stressful time for both parties involved, these eight steps can help ensure the process is a smooth one.
Next: Plan in Advance How to Tell Your Children
Next: Attempt to Mediate with Your Spouse
Next: Don't Rush Through the Process
Next: Hire Your Own Attorney
Next: Gain Access to All Finances
Next: Keep the Peace With Your Spouse
Next: Update Your Will
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