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Tips to make divorce easier on you

When ending a marriage, who wouldn't want to the process to be as easy as possible? But divorce and easy are words rarely, if ever, seen together. Believe it or not Missouri residents, there are a few things that can be done to make the dissolution of marriage easier through which to get.

Divorce and the marital home

Figuring out what to do with the marital home is one of the biggest obstacles preventing couples from divorcing and moving on. It is a significant asset, though, and not always a positive one. Thankfully, Missouri residents who are going through the divorce process actually have quite a few options when it comes to dealing with their marital homes.

What does education have to do with divorce?

There are a lot of factors that go into whether a couple will stay together or not. Few people in Missouri or elsewhere tend to consider that their education level has anything to do with it. Why would that matter, right? However, according to a recent report, education actually does play a fairly significant role in divorce.

Missouri divorce: What to expect

Missouri residents who have opted to end their marriages are likely to have a number of questions about what to expect during the dissolution process. It is understandable, as there can be a lot to it. Knowledge is power and knowing what to expect can make getting through the divorce process a little easier.

2 reasons you may want to avoid a collaborative divorce

When it comes to divorce in Missouri, the decisions you make are often binding and can affect you and your dependents for a long time. If you think that a collaborative divorce is the best way for you and your partner to split, it may surprise you to learn that it is not for everyone. 

Brad and Angelina divorce at a standstill

It is not uncommon for couples in Missouri and elsewhere who are working through the end of a marriage to struggle coming to agreeable terms. When this happens, they may choose to take a step back and put things on hold temporarily. According to a recent report, this appears to be what is going on in the Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie divorce case.

Divorce later in life can have long-term repercussions

The majority of couples in Missouri do not enter marriage with the expectation of getting divorced. However, especially for spouses getting closer to retirement, getting a divorce is increasingly becoming a reality. The rate of divorce for those couples older than 50 is actually two times higher than it was back in 1990.

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