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Breaking Down the News: How to Talk to Your Children About Divorce

When the divorce decision comes, most partners have all their questions answered. But how do you tell your children about this change? How do you do it without sounding insensitive, lost, or uninterested? Read below to learn how to break down the news of divorce to your children. Don’t Rush the Timing  It may seem like the right thing to …

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5 Ways to Help Your Child Cope with Divorce

Divorce is a hard transition for all involved, but it can be especially difficult divorcing with kids. When you and your spouse decide to split, assisting your children through the change is vital. Here are five ways you can assist your child in coping with divorce. Provide Love and Reassurance It is important to reassure your children that they are …

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Domestic Violence and Mental Health: How to Overcome Emotional Abuse

Domestic violence can happen to any person of any age and gender. It does not discriminate in any way. Domestic violence is widespread with lasting effects on its victims. While many people think domestic violence is only physical abuse, there are many emotional issues victims have to deal with as well. Whether you or a loved one have experienced emotionally …

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Was Your Child Support Modification Denied? Here’s What You Can Do

Life situations can change unexpectedly and leave you in a difficult position to continue making child support payments. Whether you have lost your job, experienced a pay reduction, had your hours reduced, or experienced any other unforeseen circumstances, you may need to request a child support modification to make ends meet.  Requesting a modification does not always mean the court …

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Life After Domestic Violence: 5 Helpful Tips for Starting Over

Getting out of an abusive relationship can be a difficult, even dangerous process. Getting on with your life after experiencing domestic violence can be a challenge as well.  Many people find it difficult to return to an everyday existence after escaping a toxic relationship that includes domestic violence and domestic abuse. Experiencing months or years of isolation and undergoing physical …

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Divorce Insurance Coverage: How Does It Work? What Are the Benefits?

It seems like you can buy insurance for just about any event these days. So it should come as no surprise that there’s such a thing as divorce insurance. No, really. The Safeguard Guaranty Corporation started issuing a divorce policy called WedLock Divorce Insurance in August of 2010. The company no longer markets the Wedlock products but sells their divorce …

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5 Things Couples Should Know Before Filing for Divorce

Most people get married with the idea that their marriage will last a lifetime. However, marriage is a difficult process. Relationships change over time, and so do our life circumstances. When they change for the worse, drastic measures, like divorce, may be necessary. When one or both spouses feel their current relationship can no longer continue they often consider filing …

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Palm Harbor Parents: How Child Support Payments and Taxes Work

When a couple with dependent children gets a divorce in Palm Harbor, Florida, the state usually orders one parent to pay child support. If you’re a parent who’s just started paying child support, you may be wondering how these payments are going to affect your taxes. In Florida, parents have a legal obligation to provide support for their children, even …