What Chicago Residents Don’t Know about Uncontested Divorce

Posted January 30, 2019

Realizing that your marriage is no longer working for you or your spouse is heartbreaking, in most cases, and a difficult situation with which to be faced in almost all cases. Understanding the Chicago divorce mediator laws particular to those who live in Illinois is crucial for the married parties.

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6 Ways to Financially Prepare for Your Divorce

Posted January 23, 2019

You think that the biggest impact a divorce will have on your life is living without your spouse. And that will definitely be a profound difference. You will be making decisions on your own, living on your own, and experiencing all the freedom that comes with being one person instead

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Top 5 Differences Between Uncontested Divorce and Courtroom Divorce

Posted January 17, 2019

The idea of an uncontested divorce in Denver sounds pretty good to most couples. Although uncontested doesn’t necessarily mean easy, simple, or even amicable, it does mean that you and your former spouse come to an agreement rather than letting the court decide.  Although we often imagine divorces playing out

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10 Most Common Reasons for Divorce

Posted January 8, 2019

Marriage is a lifetime, sincere promise we make to our spouses. It takes and it gives; it heals and hurts; it teaches and nourishes. But marriage is not all romance and intimacy. It’s not just a commitment to another person, it is a commitment to yourself. It is a commitment

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What Happens If A Court Does Not Accept Our Divorce Documents?

Posted January 4, 2019

Divorce is one of the most difficult processes you can go through, next to getting married in the first place. There is a great deal of stress involved, and the more intertwined your and your partner’s lives have become, the more difficult they are to separate. However, even under ideal

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Telling the kids, “We are getting divorced.”

Posted September 10, 2015

Over the course of several posts, we will provide some tips for talking with your children about your divorce, as this is one of the questions most asked of our attorney mediators. The first tip universally recommended by experts is to work with your co-parent in order to establish an

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Divorce Tax Planning Why are the next 40 days are so important?

Posted August 19, 2015

Because the Internal Revenue Service will determine your marital and filing status for the entire year based upon your marital status as of December 31 of the relevant year, time is running out if you would like to have a choice in, and possible financial benefit from, your 2015 Colorado

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Three Steps to File for Divorce or Legal Separation in Colorado

Posted July 22, 2015

Starting your divorce may seem daunting, but in reality it is simple and straightforward. Here are the three steps necessary to begin your Divorce or Legal Separation in Colorado Step One: Select How You Would Like to File: Many couples in Colorado elect to file their Divorce or Legal Separation

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