- WHY CONSIDER COLLABORATIVE DIVORCE FOR A CALIFORNIA DISSOLUTION?
The word divorce usually conjures up mental images of couples bitterly arguing, protracted court battles and people nursing wounded feelings long after the divorce is final. However, more people are looking for an alternative way to end their marriages — a method that might not result in so much emotional damage.
- DIVIDING RETIREMENT AND PENSION FUNDS IN A CALIFORNIA DIVORCE
People have a variety of options available to them for retirement savings, including 401(k) accounts, 403(b) accounts, company pensions, stock shares and Keogh accounts.
- HOW DOES COLLABORATIVE DIVORCE WORK?
People hearing about Collaborative Divorce for the first time usually have a great deal of questions about the process and how it works.
These articles were first published in the California Divorce Magazine and are reprinted here with their full permission.
- LEGAL EASE
Demystifying no-fault, contested, adversarial, and mediated divorce.
- A SOLID RELATIONSHIP
How to work with your lawyer to achieve the best possible outcome to your divorce
- THE MEDIATION COMBINATION
Some mediators are also lawyers, some are therapists; some work alone, some as part of a team. Which type is best for you?
- LOVE, MONEY, AND THE BLENDED FAMILY
What effect is divorce having on the economics of love?
- BREAKING THE NEWS
You're getting a divorce. How much should you tell your family, friends, and co-workers?
What's so bad about blaming your ex for splitting up your marriage?
- PARENTING PITFALLS
Here are some of the most common warning signs that you need help before your children become casualties of your divorce.
- DIVORCE AND GRIEF
A special interview with Russell Friedman, executive director of The Grief recovery Institute and co-author of The Grief Recovery Handbook.
- WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT QDRO'S
A QDRO directs the administrator of a pension plan to give a certain amount of an employee's pension to his/her non-employee ex-spouse after the divorce is final.
- A GOOD NIGHT'S SLEEP
Is divorce-related stress stealing your ability to sleep? Here's help.
More helpful articles
- MONEY: AVOIDING COMMON PITFALLS
Ten Certified Divorce Financial Analysts offer their best tips to help avoid some of the most common financial mistakes made by divorcing people.
- PARENTING: HERE AND NOW
Advice on how to keep the noncustodial parent involved in your child's life.