A person who is mulling divorce is likely to ask friends and family for advice about the choices they face. Unfortunately, some family members and friends are likely to pass along divorce myths that might cloud the very real issues and difficult decisions about child custody and property division that need to be made.
It is perfectly understandable that many Lake Charles couples who face a divorce will focus much of their attention on property division. After all, the division of what a husband and wife own together is in most situations, financially significant for both people.
Veteran talk show host Larry King has filed for his eighth divorce from his seventh wife. King was married and divorced from one woman twice.
No one can discount how popular using social media has become. Any day, you can log on and see elaborate pregnancy announcements, marriage proposals or news about someone's latest promotion. However, if you're going through a difficult divorce, what role might social media play in your divorce proceedings? The answer often is a larger one that you may be aware of.
Divorce rates for people age 50 and above have doubled since 1990 and the rate for those age 65 and over has tripled, according to the Pew Research Center. But divorce in retirement presents financial challenges that most married couples will avoid.
It can be difficult at this time of the year for couples in love to get reservations at popular Lake Charles wedding spots in which to say their vows. The good news for those couples eager to marry is that there are fewer couples today that are facing divorce.
Children love summertime. There’s no school to attend and it’s often the time in which families travel on vacations to theme parks, nature getaways and more. For children of divorced parents, arrangements for travel and visitations can be complicated, sometimes awkward and far too often hostile.
There is an old saying that some married couples fight like cats and dogs, meaning that they regularly have heated disputes. In some cases, those repeated disagreements will lead to divorce and even more arguments over who is to get custody of the family’s cats and dogs.
Once upon a time, it was rare for a wife to earn more than her husband. Fifty years ago, career opportunities for women were limited and many chose to be stay-at-home moms, so the instances of wives with higher incomes than husbands were uncommon.
It was not long ago that it was seen as an all-or-nothing fight. Today, divorces involving child custody issues are often resolved with shared parenting agreements between the mother and father.