The effect that a divorce has on children is well-documented, but how it affects adult children is very rarely recognized.
Believe it or not, divorce runs in families. It’s hard to get out from under the shadow of divorce when you seemed destined to recreate the past. So how can you break the legacy of divorce in your life?
At 28 years old, I experienced my parents' divorce. While it may seem like being an adult makes dealing with divorce easier, there are many unique issues adult children of divorce face.
Divorce is not something that any individual foresees in their future on the day they say “I do,” but for some of us that reality has, or is beginning to, set in. While it is devastating to see the end of a relationship and the life you built with someone else, there are ways to bounce back from it.
Whether you've just decided to tell your spouse you want a divorce or are beginning the divorce process, remember that it's not going to be easy. Here's a short guide to help you to get through this transition.
When you purchase a property with a co-owner, whether that be a partner, husband, wife, friend or family member, at some point in the conveyancing process you should be asked how you wish to hold the property. Your options will be to either hold the property as joint tenants or as tenants in common. But what does this actually mean, and what happens to the property upon the death of an ex-spouse?
During and following a divorce, you will experience various stages of grief as you begin processing your divorce and what caused your marriage to end.
Most people enter into marriage with the assumption that they have found their life partner – yet with more than half of marriages ending in divorce, many of us are dismayed when our marriage ends in divorce. How does divorce happen and what are the initial feelings when separating from a spouse?
Losing the relationship you once had with your in-laws is an unfortunate result of divorce. However, while it'll never be the same, it's still possible to keep your in-laws in your life.
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