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February 8, 2016

No matter how secure you think your social media accounts are, what you share and comments you make are public. Here’s now to stay out of trouble with social media during a divorce.

January 27, 2016

Love is in the air.


Except for you. If you are going through a divorce—whether it be traditional, mediated or collaborative—you might feel like no one will ever love you again.


Valentine’s Day, with its syrupy sweet message of Happily Ever After, can be a hard day to tackle solo. Keep in mind, it’s just one day, one evening, and one more step into your new life after your divorce is finalized.

January 19, 2016

Your wedding is a matter of public record. So is a divorce. 


Chances are, you celebrated your marriage gleefully, with much joy. 


Most couples don’t celebrate the end of their relationship by choosing tableware. There is no divorce registry, no one throws rice as you drive away from the courthouse, divorce decree in hand. 


Her choice of words sparked media frenzy, but in the end, Gwyneth Paltrow got it right.

December 23, 2015

Instead of Happy New Year, maybe it’s just a hopeful one: You’re getting married, or maybe you’re getting divorced. Either way, the calendar is about to turn. With it comes an opportunity to start fresh and take control of your life. Some advice from the attorneys at CT Mediation Center.


If you’re getting married:

December 8, 2015

Surviving the holiday season is a challenge for most of us, but if you are in the middle of a marital meltdown, you’re likely feeling less than jolly.


The divorce attorneys at CT Mediation Center want to share some suggestions on how to get through this difficult patch with peace and goodwill.

November 24, 2015

Getting married is expensive—the average couple spent $35,000 in 2014 on their wedding. With such a budget-busting number on your mind, it’s easy to start thinking in terms of shortcuts. While it’s true you can download a DIY prenuptial agreement, it’s better to save on guest mints than to scrimp on legal counsel.


Here’s how a DIY prenuptial agreement can fail most couples.

November 3, 2015

As the saying goes, there’s no time like the present. If you’re getting married, and you’d like to have a prenuptial agreement in place before the big day, get started now.

October 16, 2015

Marriage is not only a public statement of a couple's emotional commitment, but a powerful legal and economic relationship. At CT Mediation Center, we believe prenuptial agreements are a tool for money management and financial planning—not a blueprint for divorce. This is Part 4 in a series on prenuptial agreements.

October 1, 2015

Marriage is not only a public statement of a couple's emotional commitment, but a powerful legal and economic relationship. At CT Mediation Center, we believe prenuptial agreements are a tool for money management and financial planning—not a blueprint for divorce. This is Part 3 in a series on Prenuptial Agreements. 


Who benefits from a prenuptial agreement?


You both do. 

September 15, 2015

Marriage is not only a public statement of a couple's emotional commitment, but a powerful legal and economic relationship. At CT Mediation Center, we believe prenuptial agreements are a tool for money management and financial planning—not a blueprint for divorce. This is Part 2 in a series on Prenuptial Agreements.


 

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