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4 Common Divorce Myths

When people decide to divorce many are so overwhelmed with various concerns and a long list of questions, divorce myths are formed and accepted as truth even though the reality could be quite different. Unfortunately, [...]

By | June 12th, 2017|Divorce|Comments Off on 4 Common Divorce Myths

Mediation vs. Court

In a prior blog post about Divorce Mediators vs. Lawyers I outlined many critical differences a divorcing couple should consider. There is another critical difference that wasn't included in my prior blog post but should be [...]

By | May 4th, 2017|Divorce|Comments Off on Mediation vs. Court

Adultery & Divorce: Does Infidelity Factor Into Your Divorce?

Most often when someone finds out their spouse has been unfaithful it has a huge impact on their marriage. For starters, it can be very difficult to regain trust. People don't usually attribute their divorce to [...]

By | May 1st, 2017|Divorce|Comments Off on Adultery & Divorce: Does Infidelity Factor Into Your Divorce?

Divorce in Ontario: Courts Can’t Divide Assets, Only Values

When you get divorced the money must be divided in some way, shape, or form.  But for those who are not amicable and fighting about who get's what, from the sofa, to the coffee table, [...]

By | April 26th, 2017|Divorce|Comments Off on Divorce in Ontario: Courts Can’t Divide Assets, Only Values

Life Insurance After Divorce, Health Benefits & More

Divorce can be complicated. Especially when spouses have joint insurance plans or are named in each other's plan as beneficiaries.  Also, some insurance products are considered assets that factor into divorce settlements.  And then there is [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|Divorce|Comments Off on Life Insurance After Divorce, Health Benefits & More

Who Gets The Pets In Divorce?

Pets are treasured members of the family. Some people even treat their pets like their children – or better. When a couple breaks up, a decision needs to be made about the family dog, cat, or [...]

By | February 23rd, 2017|Divorce|Comments Off on Who Gets The Pets In Divorce?