Can I Change My Divorce Agreement?

Can I Change My Divorce Agreement?

Changing a divorce agreement is no easy task, so it’s always better to play the long game and make sure the agreement is one you can live with for the rest of your life. But that can be easier said than done – during a divorce, emotions run high and without a...
Do I have to stay in the house until the divorce is final?

Do I have to stay in the house until the divorce is final?

You’ve started divorce negotiations (or filed a Complaint), and you’ve started mapping out the next steps of your fresh start.  One of the most significant steps of “new normal” is deciding where you’re going to live and when to move.  But how does this step impact...
Can I get more assets in the divorce if my spouse cheats?

Can I get more assets in the divorce if my spouse cheats?

Infidelity is a heartbreaker – and a dealbreaker for many couples. Lots of big, messy emotions come pouring out that have the potential to spill over into divorce proceedings, making the process even more intense and stressful.  Divorcing spouses may find...
5 Ways to Save Money During and After a Divorce

5 Ways to Save Money During and After a Divorce

Divorce is hard on your heart, and on your pocketbook. In 2019, the average divorce cost $15,000 nationally, and more in New Jersey. This doesn’t factor in associated costs such as securing new housing, establishing new insurance policies, and self-care such as...
Getting Through the Divorce Process Intact

Getting Through the Divorce Process Intact

When you get married, divorce isn’t the first thing on your mind. It’s hard to imagine your loving relationship falling apart. Life is unpredictable, though, and relationships change.  People get divorced for many reasons. Sometimes, people simply grow apart. Other...
The Divorce Mediation Checklist: Everything You Need to Know

The Divorce Mediation Checklist: Everything You Need to Know

Getting married is a time of excitement and celebration but getting divorced – it’s bittersweet at best. The good news is you have options on how to achieve the best outcome for yourself and your family. One of these options is divorce mediation.  Mediation is a...