Best And Worst States to File Divorce In

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There many different factors to consider during a divorce, including child custody, child support, filing fees, alimony and property division, to name a few. Deciding which state is best or worst to file a divorce in may vary, depending on which factors are the most important to the individuals who are seeking the separation. However, many divorces have a lot …

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Using DNA Tests To Determine Infidelity In Divorce Cases

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In recent years, courts have been hearing cases in which a spouse brings forward evidence that might be used to prove infidelity, such as stained clothing, carpet samples, brush samples and sheets. This may be – in part – because the use of DNA testing is on the rise in the criminal justice system. Whether the case is in criminal …

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Divorce While Pregnant

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Pregnancy can be a stressful time for both the mother and the father. If the couple is unhappy and decides to end the marriage, the stress will be multiplied. In some cases, divorce during pregnancy is not even possible. DivorceKnowledgebase.com can help connect you with a local lawyer for a free case review. Some states prohibit divorce during pregnancy, and …

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Discussing Divorce With Your Children

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Telling children about a divorce can be one of the most difficult aspects of the process. It is likely that no matter how gently parents break the news, children will become upset and have many questions about the ways the divorce will affect their lives. Some of these questions do not have easy answers. However, approaching the conversation with proper …

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Do 50% of Marriages Really End In Divorce? – United States Divorce Statistics

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Many experts estimate that about end in divorce. A 2009 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study found that the marriage rate was 6.8 marriages per 1,000 adults while the divorce rate was 3.6 divorces per 1,000 adults. This means that the rate of divorces was about 53 percent of the rate of marriages. However, this is an oversimplified way …

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Name Change After Divorce

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There are many reasons that a divorced or soon-to-be divorced individual may wish to restore their maiden name, including for professional reasons, they love their maiden name or even empowerment following a divorce. The actual process of changing or restoring a name is simple if the divorce process is still ongoing. Changing Last Names as an Adult In most states, …

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QDRO (Qualified Domestic Relations Order) and Divorce

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A Qualified Domestic Relations Order is designed specifically to deal with the distribution of pension funds in divorce. It is often used to establish a former spouse’s or dependent’s legal right to receive a specific percentage of benefit payments or the account balance of a qualified plan. In addition to pension and retirement funds, QDROs can be used in connection …

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Divorce And Health Insurance

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According to a 2013 study published by the University of Michigan, around 115,000 women lose their private health insurance coverage after they are divorced. In many cases, these women are not able to get replacement coverage. Divorced women often face multiple obstacles to obtaining health insurance coverage. They may not be able to afford the employer-sponsored premiums or have been …

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Divorce From Bed And Board

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Unlike an absolute divorce, a divorce from bed and board does not absolve the marital bond between a couple. This type of claim can be filed if one spouse refuses to enter into a legal separation agreement or if the accused spouse is at fault for marital misconduct. Legal Grounds for Filing for Divorce from Bed and Board In order …

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Questions To Ask When Hiring A Divorce Attorney

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The decision to seek a divorce is rarely taken lightly, and the step is usually taken only after considerable effort has been put into saving the relationship. However, once the decision is made, selecting the right divorce attorney is a logical next step. The decision is an easy one if there happens to be an accomplished matrimonial attorney in the …

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Facebook (Social Media) And Divorce

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In the last decade, social media has become a huge part of everyday life for people around the world. When things happen, whether good or bad, someone is going to post it on Facebook or Twitter. What many people neglect to realize, however, is that these public statements and photos can have negative effects on certain aspects of their lives, …

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The Different Types of Divorce

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The conventional portrayal of divorce on the silver screen and TV is usually marked by contention over serious matters like child custody and deciding who gets what when all is said and done – not to mention emotions running high, sometimes with dramatic events unfolding because of those emotions – but in reality, that form of divorce, legally known as …

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Avoiding the Top Ten Mistakes Couples Make During Divorce

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Divorce can be emotionally and financially devastating. The emotions and stress that accompany a divorce frequently cause individuals to make rash and ill-advised financial decisions that have a far-reaching impact on their financial future. Fortunately, it is relatively easy to avoid many of the common financial mistakes that couples make when they are going through a divorce. 1. Failure to …

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The Effects of Divorce on Children

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With many estimates of the divorce rate in the U.S. hovering around 50 percent, it stands to reason that many of the marriages coming to an end involve children. While studies examining the short- and long-term effects of divorce on the children of a marriage abound, some research indicates that much of the concern about these effects may be overstated, …

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