Diana Shepherd (CDFA®) is the Editorial Director and Co-Founder of Divorce Magazine. An award-winning editor, published author, and a nationally-recognized expert on divorce, remarriage, finance, and stepfamily issues, she is a frequent lecturer on the topics of divorce, finance, and marketing – both to local groups and national organizations. She is the co-author of The IDFA Survival Guide, a book designed to help divorcing couples avoid the common pitfalls and make better decisions, and the co-author, editor, and designer of nine textbooks and resource guides for financial professionals.
The central figure in your divorce process, aside from you and your spouse, is probably your lawyer, but other professionals can help to smooth the road ahead of you.
When you get divorced, do you have to "divorce" your spouse's friends and family – and vice-versa? Read some great tips for the divorcing couple and their families.
Barbara De Angelis, one of North America's leading relationship experts, shares her secrets for living a life full of joy and passion.
During and after divorce, your self-esteem can take a real beating. Before you even consider dating again, you need to make sure you're past the "walking wounded" stage. Here's how to prepare for that all-important first date post-divorce.
Mediators can also be attorneys, therapists, or even accountants. Which combination is right for you?