4 Ways Divorce Changes with High Net Worth

Category: Divorce

4 Ways Divorce Changes with High Net Worth

Divorce is a difficult process emotionally and often financially, and it only gets more complicated for higher-net-worth individuals. More financial assets to divide, more issues to contest, and more to gain or lose. In order to reach a fair and agreeable settlement, you need to know what to expect, and the best way of preparing […]

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Who Gets the Eggs? Determining Embryo Ownership in a Divorce

In recent years there’s certainly been no shortage of married couples who, in the effort to conceive, have chosen to create their embryos with a little extra help from a new medical procedure. The process of freezing embryos sees couples work with a clinic and go through several rounds of in vitro fertilization (IVF), which […]

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Will My Divorce File Be Public Information?

Divorce is a personal and private decision. And yet it’s done in a public form — the courts. So how do you file for divorce without publishing all the details of your life and finances? It’s helpful to learn what exactly about a divorce is private and what is public. What information can be found […]

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Does Divorce Damage Infants and Toddlers?

Though vows are meant to be forever, sometimes life has a funny way of proving us wrong. There is still some stigma surrounding divorce, but the truth is, it’s a normal part of any relationship between two people who don’t see a future together anymore. One of the most difficult aspects of divorce is explaining the situation to […]

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10 Tips for Coping with Divorce [INFOGRAPHIC]

If you want to know what it’s like to have your life turned upside down, talk to someone who’s gone through a divorce. Considered by many as one of the most stressful life experiences, divorce is a major transition. Not only is it emotionally difficult, but it comes with all kinds of legal and financial […]

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Differences Between Litigated Divorce and Divorce Mediation

Despite the best intentions of the people involved, roughly half of all modern marriages still end in divorce. No one imagines their marriage will end when they make that commitment. However, time or circumstances can push you and your spouse apart from one another. If you are considering divorce, you may worry about the cost […]

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How to Manage the Effects of Divorce on an Employee

Divorce is a heartache that workers don’t need to endure alone — even in the workplace. Rather, managers and employees have an opportunity to help see their colleagues through this tough time of their life. The effects of divorce in the workplace, if not well managed, can take a toll. Employees struggling with issues related to divorce often […]

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5 Destructive Behaviors Not to Engage in During a Divorce

Going through a divorce, even when it’s amicable, can be confusing and stressful. While there’s no universal formula for getting through the experience unhurt, there are certain tactical errors that can aggravate your situation. Here are five destructive behaviors (Divorce Don’ts) to avoid engaging in when getting a divorce. DON’T: Attempt to Handle the Process on […]

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How Men Handle Divorce

In decades past, it has generally been assumed that women experience more pain during a divorce. However, more and more studies show that this is not entirely true. Dealing with a divorce can be as painful for men as it is for women — sometimes more so. Economists, psychologists, and sociologists all agree it is time […]

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6 Facts about Divorce Every Woman Should Know

Going through a divorce can have gender-specific implications. Psychologists have long worked to establish the different ways in which divorce affects men and women. While research tends to state that divorce is emotionally harder on men, women will go through specific experiences, as well. If you are currently losing your husband or you’ve already gone through […]

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Reinvent Your Home and Discover Yourself After Divorce

Whether you and your ex-partner parted your ways on friendly terms or not, moving on after divorce is never easy. Some people lose themselves in their relationships and get so used to “we” that they forget all about “me”. However, no matter how hard the post-divorce period might be, it’s an opportunity for you to […]

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Why a Good Divorce is Better Than a Bad Marriage

Before deciding on a divorce, you will want to weigh all your options and decide what is and isn’t working in the relationship. You or your partner may be able to change some things so as to save the marriage, although some issues may be deal breakers. In this article, we explore reasons not to stay married, how […]

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Beginning Again with Love — Even After “Happily Ever After”

When we start to think of about breaking up, we tend to think we have fallen out of love. As we begin to think about transitioning out of a relationship it is very common to draw a line in the sand — that you either love someone or you don’t. We inherit this either-or thinking […]

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The 2 Gifts Your Child Needs Most After Your Divorce

One of the greatest challenges divorced parents face is adequately meeting their children’s needs during and after the divorce. While most parents pay lip service to focusing on the well-being of the children, sadly that’s not always the case. Divorcing and divorced parents can become overwhelmed by the emotional upheaval they are experiencing, especially if […]

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7 Ways to Be Productive at Work after a Divorce

It’s hard, if not close to impossible, to return to your normal life right after a divorce. Throughout the divorce process and afterward, upsetting thoughts and feelings can often take a toll on your productivity at work. Your boss and colleagues may be understanding. However, you’re usually still expected to leave your personal problems at […]

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5 Tips for Reaching a Fair Divorce Settlement

Settling a divorce is no easy feat, and it can become an extremely long-winded process that goes on for years and years. Some things in life just aren’t meant to be, but that doesn’t mean that it’s the end of everything. A divorce can be settled fairly and with grace, instead of being a never-ending […]

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Benefits of Hypnotherapy When Going Through a Divorce

As we go through life, we are going to experience both good and bad things. Often, the bad things, such as a divorce, seem like they completely outweigh all of the good things in our lives, and many people have extreme difficulties getting past their divorces. Unfortunately, divorce is often a part of life, and […]

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5 Smart Ways to Address Your Divorce at Work

Divorce is a very personal issue, and most people who are going through one tend to keep the details quiet for the most part. If you are going through a divorce, you will probably want to take care of things without the rest of the world knowing your business. But, there will come a time when […]

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Use Therapeutic Writing for Emotional Healing After Divorce

After a divorce, you’re going to need as many tools as you can get to help you regroup and begin to live your life again. There’s plenty of tools you can choose from, such as therapy, meditation, support groups, and more. However, many people forget that writing is an option. You may not have journaled […]

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10 Dos and Don’ts for Men Going Through a Divorce

At one time, your marriage was probably the highlight of your life — and now, if you’re experiencing marital troubles, it’s likely the bane of your day. This is a sad but true fact for men considering a divorce, or men going through one. Contrary to common belief, men going through a divorce are just […]

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6 Surprising Statistics About Divorce in 2017

Research indicates that one divorce occurs per an estimated 13 seconds here in the United States, ranking our nation sixth on a global divorce rate scale. These sobering statistics might discourage married or engaged couples who are striving to beat the odds, but it’s entirely possible to sustain a committed, fulfilled, and intimate union that […]

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How to Sell Your Wedding Ring for Top Dollar

Why sell your ring after a divorce? As a professional diamond buyer, I’ve heard and seen it all. Most of all, I see women who want fresh beginnings, need help paying for their divorce or debt, or just don’t need any more items collecting dust in their jewelry box. It’s natural to want to get […]

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How To Reinvent Yourself After A Nasty Divorce

An acrimonious divorce can leave you feeling shaken, shattered, and unsure about the future. It’s hard to imagine picking up the pieces and building a new life for yourself. It’s normal to feel those things at first, or even for the first few months or a year. Divorce is a big life transition, and if […]

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Divorce — Is It Really Something to Celebrate?

In most cases, paint and wedding dresses don’t mix. Unless, of course, you’ve just endured a marital separation, watched your spouse have a fling with a younger partner, and now find yourself on the brink of divorce — and are attending your own divorce party. In that case, when a friend hands you a paintball […]

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5 Workouts That Reduce Stress from a Divorce

The impact of a divorce reverberates throughout your life, triggering acute stress or anxiety, even if you’ve never experienced those feelings before. When facing such a massive disruption to your life and getting used to the “new normal,” it’s common to feel these negative emotions. If gone unchecked, however, they could get in the way […]

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weConnect: The New Home of the Divorce360 Forum

If you’re going through or have ever had a divorce, you know firsthand how isolating the experience can be. Do any of these scenarios sound familiar? Maybe you’ve struggled in silence for years, not knowing how or when to tell your spouse you were unhappy and wanted a divorce. Perhaps you and your partner are […]

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Marriage Multiplicity: Is the Third (+) Time the Charm?

By now, most people are aware of the research stating that second marriages are more likely to end in divorce than first marriages. In fact, we’ve discussed the longevity of second marriages on the Wevorce blog, but what about third, fourth, and fifth marriages (or more)? Three or More Marriages — What the Experts Say […]

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Gray Divorce: New Research Reveals a Surprising Increase

“I can’t remember the last time I slept without you. I know I’ve done it but I… I can’t remember.” —Frankie Bergstein, from the TV series Grace and Frankie For America’s population 50 years of age and older, some might assume marriage is smooth sailing. After all, by this age, a couple has been through […]

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How to Get an Online Divorce (Amicably)

Divorce in the U.S. is a multi-billion dollar industry that has dominated the court system and lined attorneys’ pockets for decades. The process also often comes at a cost to families — both financially and emotionally. But all that is starting to change. Enter: online divorce, a new approach to the dissolution of marriage, one […]

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Divorce and Faith: What Do Religions Teach?

In recent weeks, we’ve shared information on the Wevorce blog that highlights how culture and history contribute to certain societal stigmas about divorce and marital separation. Today we examine the implications of religion’s role in divorce. Christianity Most Christians believe marriage to be a sacred lifelong union and that God hates divorce. These views are […]

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