Archive for March 2016

Advice On How To Schedule The Holidays With The Kids

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When parents are separated and/or divorced, the holidays can be very stressful times for both the parties and for their children.  Here are some things to keep in mind when preparing an effective, less stressful holiday schedule: As always, remember that this is about what is best for your children.  Holidays especially will be a…

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The Different Kinds of Visitation Orders

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Custody and visitation orders are made by courts based on what the court believes is in the “best interest of the child.”  That is the primary consideration that the court has to make based on the evidence presented.  Custody has to do with both decision-making authority of the parents as well as the physical custody…

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10 Suggestions On How To Develop A Parenting Plan

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For parties with children going through a separation whether they are married or not, there are many things to keep in mind when preparing a parenting plan for their children.  Here are a few things to consider: Be detail-oriented when preparing your parenting plan.  Make sure you are specific about the dates, times, locations and…

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Divorce When There Is Domestic Violence Involved

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Domestic abuse is one of the most common reasons for a divorce. It involves mistreatment of one partner by the other, generally bordering towards violence. Physically harming a person (sexual assault, hitting etc.) or mental and emotional harassment (causing fear with threats of abuse, isolating partner from other people, stalking etc.) are all forms of…

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Handling Substance Abuse In Your Divorce

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Most people, not being able to handle a stressful situation, look for ways to forget about the things that have been troubling them. This usually leads them to alcohol and drugs which, despite being only a temporary refuge, cause them enough relief for a few moments to want to try them again and again. Before…

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Why Do Some Divorces Become So Expensive?

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Divorce should be a fairly straightforward process if both spouses have mutually agreed to part ways. Yet, even in the most amicable of splits, the divorce itself can sometimes run into the thousands. So what is it that’s costing couples so much? And is there some way to cut back on your expenses at this…

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