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.
Even if it was relatively brief, your marriage was an important part of your life. So ending it is going to be painful – even if you're the one who initiated the split. Here are some suggestions to put you on the path to emotional recovery.
Through his books and seminars, John Gray has spread his message that men and women are inherently different. During this interview, he offers some advice to those dealing with the challenges of separation and divorce.
Harville Hendrix, Ph.D., one of North America's leading authorities on communication and relationships, talks about why we fall in and out of love; how to heal yourself after a divorce; and how to talk -- and listen -- powerfully.
A guide to some of the matters you may need to handle post-divorce.
Chances are you've heard horror stories about the divorce process from well-meaning friends and relatives. But before you start to worry about being "taken to the cleaners" or "left without a dime," it's important that you understand a few basic principles of divorce law.