Top Ten Most Expensive States to Divorce

North Carolina didn’t make the top ten most expensive places to divorce, but our neighbor Virginia and our close neighbor Georgia did.  So it’s not just the northeast and California that are expensive.  According to a study released by Nolo, a self-help legal publisher, the typical divorce costs $15,500. And as the most common hourly rate […]

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Same Sex Divorce Faces Unique Challenges

  Same-sex divorces face unique challenges Now that same-sex marriage is legal, these couples not only face the same issues that opposite-sex couples do when it comes to divorce, they actually face even more complicated issues when it comes to divorce. For instance, when did the couple marry?  Same-sex couples who lived together for many years […]

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Affordable Divorce? Yes it’s Possible!

When I tell people what I do, I say I help people have a kinder, less fearful, more affordable and financially guided (or smart) divorce.  Working with a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA) is a smart solution for having an affordable divorce, and this is why. Where I live, the typical family law attorney retainer […]

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Divorce can be kinder. Here’s how

When I tell people what I do, I say I help people have a kinder, less fearful, more affordable and financially guided (or smart) divorce.  Settling your divorce out of court is kinder, and this is what I mean. You and your spouse are committed to resolving your divorce with mutual respect for the love […]

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How to find the right attorney in divorce

How to find the right divorce attorney How do you find the right divorce attorney to help you with your divorce?  Hiring the right person is one of the most important decisions in divorce.  NOT hiring an attorney might be the best solution.  If you’re not fighting for child custody or being taken advantage of, […]

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