Preparing For Divorce? Here is Your Checklist

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May 18th, 2020 . Tiffany M. Hughes

In the wake of the coronavirus, China saw a massive surge in the number of divorce cases filed. So, will the same thing happen in the U.S.? Will the divorce rate spike after couples have spent months quarantined together, having had the chance to ref...

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Advice For Woman Deciding To Divorce An Alcoholic

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March 20th, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

 I remember hearing awhile back that alcohol addiction was the number one cause of divorce. I don't know if that's true, but if it is, I wouldn't be surprised. Deciding to divorce an alcoholic (or stay) is not an easy choice. There can be guilt invo...

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My Husband Is Not Affectionate Or Romantic And I Might Want A Divorce

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January 29th, 2020 . Karen Bigman

DGS gets a lot of emails from readers who tell us "My husband is not affectionate or romantic." While that is a problem, is it enough of an issue to warrant divorce? Here's the story of one reader who's wondering about this:   I have been ...

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Separated Woman Asks, When is Divorce The Right Answer?

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November 26th, 2019 . Jennifer Joy Butler

A Divorced Girl Smiling reader asks, “When is divorce the right answer?” Here is her email: I’m having a hard time with my decision to leave my husband for good even though it’s been almost 2 years. He came over to my apartment the other day ...

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Should I Stay In My Marriage For The Kids?

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November 9th, 2019 . Chris Larson

I often work with people who have stayed in their marriage for years for the sole reason of not wanting to put their kids through a divorce. This is a well-meaning and loving decision made by parents who are genuinely interested in their children’s...

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