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When to Choose Counseling or Mediation During Divorce

When to Choose Counseling or Mediation During Divorce

Is it possible to get a divorce without hiring a pricey lawyer?

Simply put, yes.

News outlets, television dramas, and blockbuster movies create a misconception that it’s impossible to get a divorce without hiring a fierce attorney. Media leads us to believe that you have to have an attorney to get a divorce, but in reality, there’s no law that requires you to hire one at any point in the divorce process.

With that being said, it is difficult to get through a divorce without any help. With money, children, and emotions at stake, it’s highly recommended to have third-party help smoothen the transaction.

So what should you do if you need guidance, but don’t want to go the lawyer route?

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How to Have a Peaceful Divorce

How to Have a Peaceful Divorce

Divorces can be nasty, but they don’t have to be.

I recently wrote about Adversarial Divorce, which is a divorce where neither party can agree upon divorce terms. It’s is a long and nasty form of divorce. I received many questions in response to that article from people wondering how they can avoid an adversarial divorce, as they go into the process themselves. The wonderful part about this is that you have a lot of control over how the separation unfolds, and can easily make it amicable. Besides meeting with a divorce expert, follow these 5 steps that tell you how to have a peaceful divorce.

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You Don’t Have To Be Friends With Your Ex to Co-Parent Successfully

You’ve made it through a brutal divorce. Now what?

Sometimes the hardest part about divorce is figuring out what to do next. For years you’ve made big decisions with a partner. Although you’re no longer married, maybe even no longer speaking, it’s to the entire family’s benefit to continue a united decision-making process. No matter the age of your children, you understand the time and effort it takes to give them the care and attention they need to grow. So, what’s next? It’s reformed front to provide peaceful co-parenting to the most important people in the world.

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