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April 2014 Archives

Wife ends up paying for disparaging comments against ex-husband

When a couple first marries, they pledge to love one another and fight together through the good and bad. In the U.S., roughly 50 percent of these couples won't make it and, for some couples, the decision to divorce brings out the worse in both former spouses.

The benefits of taking a break prior to filing for divorce

Every marriage goes through its ups and downs. In cases where a marriage is dominated by conflict and unhappiness, some couples choose to take a break and physically separate for a time. Time spent apart often provides clarity related to why a marriage isn't working and can help spouses make decisions that will ultimately benefit both moving forward.