The Opening of Divorce Courts In Illinois: What That Could Mean For You


July 11th, 2020 . Miriam Cooper

Good News! Divorce courts in Illinois are officially open. It has been a long, sometimes stressful few months for so many. With pressing legal issues and limited resources, those who have been waiting to have cases heard in court or addressed in non-...

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I thought We Had a Divorce Settlement Agreement. He Changed His Mind


July 7th, 2020 . 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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Do You Have a Fear of Vulnerability? Here’s Why You Shouldn’t


July 5th, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

When someone goes through a divorce or a long term relationship breakup, one of the many hard things about it is the feeling of insecurity because you are losing someone to whom you showed incredible vulnerability. Which...might cause you to have a f...

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Advice for Divorced Woman who Writes: I’m Alone On My Birthday


June 29th, 2020 . Debbie LeSean

From a divorced woman seeking advice: My birthday is coming up and this is the first time I am alone on my birthday, in a new city with no close friends. Any idea on how I can celebrate on my own? First off, Happy Birthday! The older I get, the mo...

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Going Through A Divorce? 21 Things You Shouldn’t Give a F*** About


June 26th, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

While I was going through a divorce several years ago, life felt like a rollercoaster for awhile. At the beginning, when I was first separated, most days seemed like the sky was falling. Between my young  kids, attorney's fees, financial concerns, f...

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