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Does It Matter Who Files for Divorce First?

Navigating a divorce is usually a difficult and often stressful situation in one’s life. The challenge can be exacerbated if your partner’s filing for divorce comes as a surprise. Although there are pros and cons to being the first to file for divorce, an advantage to consider comes from being well-prepared for the divorce. Many wonder, does it matter who files for divorce first? The answer varies, depending on each situation and the circumstances surrounding the divorce.

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Contemplating Divorce

Is Divorce Bad?

Is divorce bad?  Or a mistake?  Is divorce a failure? Or is divorce acknowledging a mistake?  Is divorce accepting that people and life change?  Is it better to stay in …

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Saving Money On Divorce

Saving Money on #Divorce Tip 10: Be Prudent when Selecting a Divorce Attorney

saving money on divorce

While your first inclination may be to go out and get yourself a high-priced lawyer in an attempt to take your soon-to-be ex to the cleaners, that’s probably not the best way to go.

The priciest attorneys can cost as much as $500 per billable hour. Instead, let your emotions cool off a bit and make a clear-minded decision. Go with a skilled, experienced, but affordable divorce attorney. Just be sure to do your research on whomever you are considering retaining.

 

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