4 habits indicators future divorce

We’ve already talked about “phubbing” and how bad it can be for your relationship. In a nutshell, professors James Roberts and Meredith David’s study defines phubbing as: “Partner phubbing can be best understood as the extent to which an individual uses or is distracted by his/her cell phone while in the company of his/her relationship partner.” Probably not…

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Financial Analysis – If your heading for divorce

When a divorce or a separation takes place, a couple will have to take a good look at their finances. The income that used to support one household will now have to be divided into two, which in itself will place a strain on both parties. Both short-term and long-term financial arrangements will need to…

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Research – Why Its Important

Research When you decide to separate or divorce, there are going to be a lot of hard decisions to make. You may have purchased vehicles, a home, made investments and gathered personal possessions along the way. There is a lot of emotion involved when the relationship is becoming dismantled and a mediator is there to…

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Title Transfers Divorce Settlement San Jose

During divorce mediation many spouses will need to transfer titles as a part of the settlement of the asset division. In order to get a divorce finalized you’ll need to work out the division of debts and assets coming from the marriage and just like the other important choices that you’ll have to make it’s…

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Parenting Plans San Jose

There’s no doubt that divorce is an emotional and turbulent time for all members of the family. The couple has to find some type of common ground on a variety of issues such as the division of assets, child and spousal support. In the end a parenting plan must be worked out that is satisfactory…

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Divorce – International Issues Menlo Park

International Issues Divorce mediators find themselves working with people from a number of different areas. In many cases one person or both partners may come from a foreign country and own property there. As well, there can also be spiritual or cultural traditions that form an important element in the case resolution. When you’re dealing…

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Multi-State Divorce Issues Atherton Ca

Multi-State Issues If a divorce or separation seems imminent and you or your partner are living across state lines, you may have assumed that hiring a lawyer is the only way to finalize things. Fortunately, mediation can be used when you and your spouse are not living in the same state. You don’t have to…

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Written Marital Settlement Agreement

Mediation involves two parties that hire a mediator together so that they can come to a mutual agreement regarding divorce issues. Once the resolution has been reached, A Marital Settlement Agreement (MSA) is drafted and then filed at the courthouse. This paperwork outlines all of the agreements made between the couple during the mediation process.…

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Divorce Mediation – Duration and Costs

Divorce litigation can be a costly and lengthy procedure when it’s done by hiring lawyers and engaging in a litigious, contentious process. It is often 3 – 5 times as much money as private mediation. In addition, the courts are congested with a lot of cases and this will add on several months to getting…

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