What Exactly is a Divorce Settlement Agreement?


March 21st, 2023 . Karen Covy

A woman going through a divorce sent this email to me: I was so excited that my soon-to-be-ex finally emailed me and said that he agreed to accept my settlement offer. We finally had a divorce settlement agreement! But the next day he emailed me bac...

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Is it a Good Time to Buy a House Despite Rising Interest Rates?


March 19th, 2023 . Andrea Ransom

Mortgage rates have steadily risen over the last few weeks, leading many potential homebuyers to pause their home search. And if you’re getting divorced and planning to move, this might feel frustrating and stressful. Is it a good time to buy a hou...

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Going through a divorce? Don’t Do Anything Stupid!


March 17th, 2023 . Jackie Pilossoph

People going through a divorce do stupid things. It’s not a cut down and I’m not trying to be hurtful, it’s just reality. Trust me, when I was newly separated, I did more stupid things than anyone I know. Why the stupid things? Because going...

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Grieving a Divorce: How to Recognize and Heal from Pain


March 16th, 2023 . Holly Herzog

Grieving a divorce means different things to different people. Everyone’s personal journey with grief is unique.  Recently I was digging through a box of photos looking for memories to share at a friend’s funeral. I found photos of myself and my...

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I Am Working On Myself: The Best Thing a Divorced Person Can Say!


March 15th, 2023 . Jackie Pilossoph

I seriously want to hug the woman who sent me the e-mail below! Like almost every newly separated person, she is fearful of the unknown, sad, in a way, and lonely. But, she ends her e-mail with, “I am working on myself." Wow. This is the best thing...

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