Three Ways to Keep Your Past Out of Your Future

Creating New Relationships

Let’s be honest, divorce changes you in ways you may not even realize until much later in life. It can affect your expectations, warp your perspective and change you for the worse if you let it. If you don’t want your future to look like your past, get proactive about working through those thoughts and feelings leftover from your damaged relationship. Continue reading →

Safety Planning and Domestic Violence

Safety Planning and Domestic Violence

If you or someone you know needs to leave a spouse or partner because of domestic violence, it is important to plan ahead to keep safe. Domestic violence does not always stop just because a victim leaves the home. The most dangerous time for a victim is when he or she is actually preparing to leave or has just left because the abuser will feel the most threatened. Below are a few ways to plan ahead to help keep you and your family safe. Continue reading →

Three Tips for Writing a Parenting Plan

Three Tips for Writing a Parenting Plan

Going through a divorce can be very hard for everyone involved. On days when you feel that a lot is out of control– it’s likely that your children feel the same way. To help restore order and minimize the drama, parents can help by putting the new “rules of order” in writing. Continue reading →

New Divorce Guidebook Available

New Divorce Guidebook Available

Check out this new guidebook on divorce that ARAG® is making available to help people understand their legal issues. The Overview of Divorce focuses on the legal decisions couples need to make about property, debt and most importantly, children.

If you, or someone you know, is considering divorce, download this free high level overview so you can better understand the issues and make informed decisions.

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Four Tips For Talking About Your Troubled Marriage

Four Tips For Talking About Your Troubled Marriage

When your marriage is in trouble, you may not know who to turn to because the person you would normally turn to in a crisis is the one you are in a crisis with. Most likely you will be overcome with all sorts of feelings that you don’t know how to deal with. Talking it through can be very helpful, but you should be mindful of who you talk to.  Here are four tips to keep in mind when talking about your troubled marriage. Continue reading →