OK, We Are Divorced. How Do We Support Our Kids?

Having divorced parents can be the very best or one of the very worst things for your children. It’s not often that there’s an in-between. The good news is that you and your former spouse largely control what experience your children have. The good parts of divorce for children. Often when people are in a …

Top 3 Common Big Divorce Mistakes To Avoid

When it comes to divorce, there are some mistakes that people make which can be undone. On the other hand, the saying goes that you can’t un-ring a bell and certain mistakes function like an alarm going off and represent a bell that can never be silenced. Avoid these common mistakes and you will find …

Gray Divorce

The “gray divorce“ term is coined for the notion that older or “gray-haired” people are getting divorced in a way they never were before. This typically refers to those in their late 50s or 60s. You might have heard the term but understanding the complexity behind these divorces is another story. Divorce amongst baby boomers …

Top Three Common Divorce Mistakes

Will my spouse take my 401(k)? Where will our kids live if we separate? Will I be able to afford anything?! Divorce is one of the scariest things a person can go through. The end of any relationship means both people will need to find a new normal. Unknowns and fear can lead to either …

8 Steps to Help You Thrive Post-Divorce

Dellino Law Group has strong commitment to empowering our clients, many of whom are amid significant life crises. Whether it be a messy divorce, an escape from an abusive relationship, or an ugly child custody battle, we are here. It is part of our mission to assist you in moving into your next chapter with hope and …

SURVIVING VALENTINE’S DAY AFTER DIVORCE OR SEPARATION

Valentine’s Day decorations have been rampant for over a month now. Reminders are everywhere of this holiday for celebrating love and romance. Sounds great, right? …..NOT for everyone… If you are recently divorced or somewhere in the process of divorce or separation, this can be a particularly painful time of year. You might experience feelings …

IS DIVORCE YOUR NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION?

As 2017 comes to an end, many are contemplating New Year’s resolutions. If nothing else, it is a time of reflection over the past year and a time to imagine what hopes and goals we have for the year ahead. Maybe you are planning to stop smoking, drink less, exercise more, eat healthier, or become …

7 THINGS TO DO BEFORE YOU FILE FOR DIVORCE OR MOVE OUT

Dissolving a union that was intended to last forever is logistically challenging and emotionally painful. Following these tips will help you be better prepared and ultimately achieve a more optimal outcome in your divorce or separation. 7 things to do BEFORE you file for divorce or move out: 1. Access your emotional support Consider couples …

DIVORCE: WHAT ABOUT THE FAMILY HOME?

By nature, divorce is difficult and sad, usually affecting multiple parties in devastating ways. There are so many aspects of life that are impacted by divorce, and a plethora of painful emotions. Among the affected aspects of life is the matter of living arrangements. For many families, it is more than just sorting out who lives …

I JUST GOT SERVED WITH DIVORCE PAPERS…. NOW WHAT?

Whether you saw it coming or it was a complete surprise, being presented with the evidence of your spouse pursuing divorce is never easy. If you have just been served with divorce papers, you are at very least overwhelmed and you are likely flooded with a myriad of emotions. We have highlighted some of the …

GRAY DIVORCE: DIVORCE RATES FOR PEOPLE OVER 50 REMAIN ON THE UPSWING

What is Gray Divorce? Gray Divorce refers to the demographic trend of older couples divorcing from long-lasting marriages.  A Bowling Green University study found that divorce rates among couples over 50 doubled from 1990 to 2010 and more than doubled for those over 65. The study also showed that 1 in 4 Americans going through divorce is …

A KINDER, GENTLER PERSPECTIVE ON DIVORCE…

  Why is there still so much stigma attached to divorce? On Ideas.Ted.Com, Astro Teller and Danielle Teller propose a more compassionate and humane viewpoint on divorce, suggesting we should take a look at our role in perpetuating influential negative messages throughout society. Dissolving a union that was intended to last forever is logistically challenging and …