Fifteen or twenty years ago, the norm was, “I want to get divorced, and there’s only one way. We go to court. We both find attorneys, whether we talk about it or battle it, and we go to court.” I think today we have a new norm, and the new norm today is that there are different alternative dispute resolutions out there. We have mediation, we have collaborative, we have arbitration, and…Continue
Added by Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA on June 29, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments
Can you help me to help others? Those of us who are
divorce professionals can surely relate to cases of divorce gone
wrong and we're members here at Peaceful Divorce because we
know divorce doesn't necessarily have to be that way.
I'm on a mission to enlighten and empower people about better,
less bitter, ways to divorce that saves people time, money and
their sanity in the process, but to do that takes resources and that's
Should you test drive your divorce? What does that really mean? I think test driving your divorce takes a special couple. Not everybody can handle it, but imagine a couple that says, “Ok, we’re going to get divorced but we wanna do what’s right for the children and we want to do what’s right for us financially. So what we’re going to do is separate. We’re going to try a parenting plan for several months and see how that parenting plan is…Continue
Added by Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA on June 8, 2012 at 10:12am — No Comments
We all know that the recession is deep and painful for millions of people. It happens that divorce is a discretionary expense like home improvements, that many people will simply defer or delay because of the current circumstances. There is not only the expense of the divorce itself, but then there is the resulting two households to support.
A lot of people who would be in the market for a divorce are looking at their pocketbooks and deciding that whatever their marital problems…
Added by Kenneth Friedman on June 6, 2012 at 7:34am — No Comments