Wedding Cancellations

Kristen Lubeck went to Vegas. For her relationship's seventh anniversary. However, she told her boyfriend not to get a ring. But he proposed. And she said ‘yes’. However, doubts settled in. What’s more; Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson broke off their engagement last year. And Davidson, according to TMZ, would...

Divorcing ‘Safely’

Wendy and David divorced. It happened 7 years ago. And they moved to LA from NY. However, they've stayed close. The couple, in fact, have never lived over three blocks apart. And Alexander was walked to school by his parents every day. Similarly, Alexander (their son) spends Sundays with his...

Divorce and CoParenting

We know that parenting is hard. And it’s a big responsibility.  What's more; divorce makes it even harder. Also, professor Paul Amato shows that between between 42% and 45% of US marriages will end in divorce. Likewise, Hon. Sherrill A. Ellsworth, says that:  “In my 20 years on the bench,...

Staying Together ‘For the Kids’

Couples stay together ‘for the kids’ Younger kids are the subject of a lot of research on the emotional impact of divorce. However, we don’t know much about the impact of divorcing when grown kids leave home. Parents, sometimes, divorce only after their kids are grown. This is because they...

Divorce and a Lucky Lotto Winner

They say ‘you make your own luck’. And luck, according to Richard Zelasko, won him $80 million. However, a court is making him split it with his ex. This divorce case entered the Michigan appeals court. The lotto winner, the panel ruled, was to divide his recently won, $80 million...

Divorce and Special Needs Families

Divorce requires communication. And this is especially true for the families of special needs children. Of course, families with special needs children have emotional and financial challenges to face. And these can be difficult and expensive. In addition to this, Jacobi-Parisi says:  ‘The divorce process for families with special needs...

How Divorce Effects Wealthier Kid’s Education

Divorce effects everyone involved. And wealthier kid's education is, apparently, impacted the most. In addition to this, children involved in divorce are known to have lower educational prospects. A new UCLA study, however, says that divorce doesn’t impact upon kids equally. Likewise, the study says that divorce shortens the academic...

‘Gray Divorce’

Americans are splitting. Middle aged Americans. Millions of them. Likewise, the American over 50's divorce rate, since 1990, has doubled. A 'grey divorce' means splitting up later in life (after 50). Even the very wealthy can find divorce extremely emotionally and financially draining.  However, 'grey divorces' aren't just financially taxing....

Everything and the Kitchen Sink

People create prenups to protect themselves. And there’s one woman who knows this. Her name is Fidan Shevket. An Aussie divorce lawyer included everything in her prenup. And ‘everything’ includes Tupperware and linen. Fidan Shevket didn’t let her new boyfriend leave a toothbrush behind. She wanted to protect herself against...

Larry King’s Divorce

Larry King filed for divorce. And his family celebrate this news. The former CNN host’s health is apparently in decline. So the 85-year-old wants to finalise his divorce. In addition to this, he wants to remove his wife, Shawn, from his will before he passes away. According to Page Six,...