Why is January Such a Popular Month for Divorce?

Posted on January 13, 2016
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Last year, the New York Post had an interesting story indicating that January is the most popular month during the year for divorce. The news source reported that January is known as the ‘divorce month’ by many people including attorneys, mediators and courthouse employees. The month usually brings a one-third rise in the number of … Continue reading

Trouble Looms for Texas Child Support Data System

Posted on December 28, 2015
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According to the Dallas Morning News, the federal government froze payments to the Texas child support structure for upgrades to its data systems and has demanded a corrective action plan for project delays. The newspaper reports that the federal Office of Child Support Enforcement halted payments to companies like Accenture, which have been experiencing issues … Continue reading

How Can I Manage Holiday Stress After a Divorce?

Posted on December 23, 2015
It's hard to handle stress after a divorce.

For some people, the hardest period following a divorce occurs during holidays, as it can be hard to talk to family members about a split or decide how to divvy up child visitation. With Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years coming up, recently the Huffington Post had a column detailing how divorcees may be able to … Continue reading

Why Are More Older American Couples Divorcing?

Posted on December 16, 2015
Divorces are increasing among older Americans.

The Dallas Morning News recently had an interesting story about how more older couples are divorcing. According to the news outlet, late-life divorce is on the rise. In 2014, people ages 50 and above were twice as likely to go through a divorce as they were in 1990. The statistics come from the National Center … Continue reading

How Does Divorce Impact Millennials?

Posted on December 9, 2015
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Recently, a column on the website had an interesting take on what it is like to be a millennial who has gone through divorce. The piece was written by Aron Macarow, who said that he was separated from his ex-wife at 26 and officially divorced by 27. Macarow claims that by getting married at … Continue reading