Divorce Mediation for LGBTQ and Same-Sex Couples


September 29th, 2021 . Ellen Feldman

Over the past year, my partner Brian James and I have had a number of cases for divorce mediation for LGBTQ and same-sex couples for the dissolution of their marriage or Civil Union. While many of the issues to be mediated are the same as with hetero...

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Going Through A Divorce? A Word That Will Keep You Out of The Garbage Chute


September 23rd, 2021 . Jackie Pilossoph

"Daddy, I want it now!" whined Veruca Salt throughout the 1971 classic film, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. I often wondered why Salt couldn't wait a day and just ask her dad to give Mr. Wonka a call to talk about the golden goose. If she'd...

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Divorced Woman Writes: No One Knows My Pain


September 17th, 2021 . Jackie Pilossoph

Of all the emails I have ever received, (and there's a lot) this one truly left me heartbroken: No One Knows My pain. What do people do when there is no one left who loves them or even cares?   Let me offer a little bit of this reader’s back...

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Six Reasons to Refinance Your Mortgage, Including Divorce


August 27th, 2021 . Tami Wollensak

What does it mean to refinance your mortgage? A refinance basically means you are taking out a new mortgage loan to replace your existing one. There are several reasons why people choose to do this, including when they are going through a divorce. ...

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Why Couldn’t He Change For Me? We Have Answers


August 25th, 2021 . Jackie Pilossoph

One of the most difficult aspects of a break up or a divorce is seeing the other person become involved with someone else, and not only appearing to be blissfully happy, but appearing to be the perfect spouse! It’s crazy, it’s infuriating, it’s...

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