Mediation and Divorce Blog - Equitable Mediation

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featured image of post: Good Divorce Advice for Men: 25 Actionable Tips

Good Divorce Advice for Men: 25 Actionable Tips

If you follow these actionable divorce tips for men, you’ll increase your ability to keep your proceedings amicable, efficient, child focused and cost-effective.

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Divorce and Business Owners: 7 Things You Need to Know

Facing divorce with a business involved? Learn mistakes to avoid when dividing a business in a divorce so you don't lose everything you worked so hard to build.

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Collaborative Divorce vs Mediation

Collaborative law vs mediation: The choice is easy when you know the differences. Learn how divorce mediation compares to collaborative divorce.

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10 Biggest Divorce Mediation Benefits

Here are the 10 top benefits of mediating your divorce. Before you hire lawyers, learn why you owe it to yourself and your kids to use divorce mediation instead.

featured image of post: The 5 Divorce Options and How to Choose The Right One

The 5 Divorce Options and How to Choose The Right One

Learn about the 5 divorce options so you can choose the one right for you. Read our in-depth guide to the 5 options for how to get a divorce.

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How to Have a Successful Divorce Mediation

Want a successful divorce mediation? Learn what you can do to ensure your mediation goes smoothly and results in the best possible outcome.

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How to Tell Your Spouse You Want a Divorce

Wondering how to tell your spouse you want a divorce without starting a war? Here are some tips to help you prepare for that difficult conversation.

featured image of post: How to Have an Amicable Divorce

How to Have an Amicable Divorce

Amicable divorce is possible and all about choices. Learn how to divorce amicably and the 5 things you must do to have a civil and peaceful divorce.

featured image of post: Facing a Gray Divorce? Watch Out for These 7 Critical Issues

Facing a Gray Divorce? Watch Out for These 7 Critical Issues

Facing a later in life divorce? Learn the most common gray divorce reasons, 7 critical problems to watch out for, and the best way to resolve them.

featured image of post: Divorce Mediation vs Lawyer: Which is Right for You?

Divorce Mediation vs Lawyer: Which is Right for You?

Learn how divorce mediation compares to divorce with lawyers. This way, you can choose the professional right for you.

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How to Tell Kids about Divorce, Help Them Cope, and Be Good Co-Parents

Here's some expert advice on how to tell kids about divorce and help them cope, what children understand by age and tips for successful co-parenting.

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How to Get a Fair Divorce Settlement

Want to ensure you get a fair divorce settlement? Here are some steps to take and things you must do to ensure your divorce agreement is fair.

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How to Find Good Divorce Mediation Near Me

Here's how to determine if the mediator you're considering has the skills and experience to successfully guide you through your divorce.

featured image of post: For Divorce After Short Marriage Mediation is Your Best Bet

For Divorce After Short Marriage Mediation is Your Best Bet

If you want your divorce after a short marriage to be fair, but don't want it to be full of drama, cost a fortune or take forever to complete, here's what to do.

featured image of post: The Most Catastrophic Mistake to Avoid in a Stay at Home Moms Divorce

The Most Catastrophic Mistake to Avoid in a Stay at Home Moms Divorce

Facing divorce as a Stay-at-Home Mom? Learn the biggest mistake to avoid and what you can do to get the best outcome for you and your children.

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Good Divorce Advice for a Woman with Children

This mom protected her kids from the negative effects of divorce and paved the way to her own future happiness. You can, too! Learn how to have a good divorce.

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Divorce After 20 Years of Marriage or More

Divorcing after 20 years of marriage (or more)? Here's what you can do to understand the issues you'll face and plan a smart course of action to preserve wealth and minimize legal bills.

featured image of post: Determining Spousal Support in Washington State in 2021

Determining Spousal Support in Washington State in 2021

Agreeing on spousal support in Washington State is not easy to do! Learn what you need to know about this complex topic and why mediation is the best way to fairly resolve it.

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Determining Alimony in NJ in 2021

Determining spousal support in NJ is very challenging. Learn what you need to know about this complex topic and how to get a fair alimony agreement.

featured image of post: Determining Alimony in California in 2021

Determining Alimony in California in 2021

Find out how alimony in California works and what you can do to prevent your spousal support negotiation (and divorce) from turning into a disaster!

featured image of post: Understanding Alimony in PA in 2021 and The Challenges of Resolving It

Understanding Alimony in PA in 2021 and The Challenges of Resolving It

Agreeing on alimony in PA is no easy task! Learn what you need to know about this complex topic and why mediation is your best bet to resolve it.

featured image of post: The Challenges of Determining Alimony in NY in 2021

The Challenges of Determining Alimony in NY in 2021

The topic of alimony (spousal maintenance) in NY is a complicated one. Find out what you need to know and how to best resolve this complex issue.

featured image of post: Determining Alimony in Michigan in 2021

Determining Alimony in Michigan in 2021

Agreeing on alimony in Michigan is not easy! Learn what you need to know about this complex subject and how to fairly resolve it.

featured image of post: Determining Illinois Alimony in 2021

Determining Illinois Alimony in 2021

The topic of alimony in Illinois (maintenance) is complicated. Learn more about this difficult issue and the best way to resolve it.

featured image of post: How to Prepare for Divorce – 54 Experts Share Their Best Tips

How to Prepare for Divorce – 54 Experts Share Their Best Tips

We asked a panel of experts to reveal their best tips on how to prepare for divorce so it's peaceful from start to finish. Learn what they had to say.

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The Real Truth Behind Divorce Mediation Costs

A mediator's hourly rate is only 1 of 4 factors that contribute to divorce mediation costs. Learn what the others are and how to ensure your divorce mediation is as cost-effective as possible.

featured image of post: Divorce After 10 Years of Marriage? Why Mediation is Key!

Divorce After 10 Years of Marriage? Why Mediation is Key!

There's a lot at stake if you are divorcing after 10 years of marriage. Learn the best way to divide, decide and resolve the critical issues.