What Getting Ripped Off Made Me Realize About Divorce Anger


January 2nd, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

I felt like this story would help those facing divorce anger and bitterness. One would think that after spending almost 20 years living in downtown Chicago it would be unlikely that I fall victim to a scam. Not the case. A few years ago,  I took ...

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Can I Get Divorced Without A Lawyer?


December 27th, 2019 . Karen Covy

A reader asked: “Can I get divorced without a lawyer? My husband and I agree on almost everything in our divorce. All we really have is a house (…and a lot of debt!) I’m going to keep the house and refinance it in my name. My husband lost his j...

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Feeling Sad On Christmas or Hanukkah? Focus On These Three Things


December 24th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

I have a special message for those feeling sad on Christmas or Hanukkah this year. Maybe you're going through a divorce, or maybe you are already divorced and you're just feeling lonely this year. Maybe your ex has the kids and that's causing you pai...

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Second Guessing Divorce? We Have Some Advice


December 21st, 2019 . Karen Bigman

Second guessing divorce is probably pretty common. But, there's a difference between having doubts and thinking you might have made a mistake. A DGS reader asks these questions: Does anyone else question their decision to divorce? In other words, ...

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3 Reasons Why Forgiving Your Ex Is The Right Thing To Do


December 18th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

Are you wondering why you are even reading this and thinking, 'Why does she think forgiving your ex after a divorce is a good thing?' Or, are you wishing you could forgive your ex, but something is holding you back? Both of these are very normal a...

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