Divorce Category Archives

Major Issues a Father Can Expect to Face in a Divorce

[A note from Anne: I was honored to have Ohio law firm Slater & Zurz invite me to write a guest post for their excellent blog, and thought readers here would find it useful as well.] Although men and women are technically equal in America, realists know that they are not.  The vast majority of…

In Divorce, Dividing Property is Trickier Than You Think

Be careful when dividing assets, or it could cost you! Dividing assets in a divorce can be tricky, especially when it comes to property you’ve owned together. The story below, from a Reuters article, illustrates just one of the tough situations you could wind up in if you’re not careful: When Rick Buchler and his…

Is Someone Cheating on You?

What to do in this worrisome situation Especially in this age of cell phones and constant social media use, cheating is a leading cause of divorce. If you suspect your partner’s been unfaithful, family law attorney Natalie Gregg suggests you ask yourself a few important questions: 1. Has it happened before? Chances are it will…

How Divorce Affects Men’s Health

Research shows broad impact to men’s physical, mental health A new paper published in the Journal of Men’s Health suggests that divorce can take a major toll on men’s mental and physical well-being. In fact, findings show divorced men have higher rates of mortality and are more likely to suffer from issues such as depression…

Father Prints: Married & Divorced Fathers in Ohio

Want to be sure you’re part of your kid’s life after divorce? Leave “Father Prints” everywhere you can Family law is intimidating, complex and specific to local courts and individual facts, making it critical for Ohio fathers to understand the obstacles they will face in pursuing their rights to their children. Strong legal representation is…

Post-Divorce Finances and You

Don’t be caught unaware by the changes in personal finance that come with divorce After a divorce your finances change. Sometimes the credit has all been in one person’s name, and the other is left to start from square one. Then there are things like join investments to consider, and, of course, your expenses may…

Protect Yourself in Divorce

Let’s face it, divorce can get downright nasty. Someone you once shared everything with can show a side you’ve never seen, suddenly scratching and clawing to leverage a brutal case against you. That’s why, regardless of how nice things were before the relationship went south, the following advice, from an About.com Divorce Support article makes…

Friends and Divorce

Divorce doesn’t only affect family, but can often put close friends in a difficult spot. Things get divisive, people choose sides, and none of it is healthy for the couple in conflict. Want to do what’s best for your friends during a divorce? Start with this advice, from the HuffPost Divorce blog: 1. Don’t take…

Tax Advice for Divorced Dads

Ahh taxes, what part of life don’t they have an impact on?  Specialized situations mean specialized tax rules, and if they want to both protect their income and avoid running afoul of the IRS, divorced dads will pay attention to the specifics. To help you navigate this often-confusing process, Divorce360 offered up some great tax…