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August 2016 Archives

Divorce months may affect California residents

During the month of August, many California residents may have found themselves contemplating whether to end their marriages. If this is the case, those individuals are not alone as a recent study indicated that March and August see the highest spikes for divorce filings during the year. There are various reasons behind why each month may see such an uptick.

Gray divorce may affect finances in California

Regardless of their ages or how long they have been married, some California residents may come to the conclusion that their marriages are not working. When older individuals decide to separate, the process is commonly referred to as a gray divorce. There are many issues that individuals may face during such a process that younger parties may not, and as a result, older couples may wish to prepare for the subsequent financial impacts. 

Child custody concerns are not unusual in California

Many California parents consider their children the most important people in their lives. As a result, when those parents are considering divorce, there may be a multitude of apprehensions and concerns pertaining to potential child custody issues. These concerns may be so significant that parents could consider staying married to save their children from facing any subsequent backlash from divorce. However, staying in a negative relationship may send the wrong message.

Speedy Barrymore divorce may inspire California residents

Many people may believe that dissolving a marriage has to be a long, drawn-out process. However, some California residents who are going through divorce may be able to approach the process so that it ends relatively quickly. Though this may not always be the case, and even amicable-seeming separations could face conflicts, there is a chance that individuals may be able to have smooth process. 

Child custody issues could arise in co-parenting situations

There is no doubt that parenting can be a difficult job. Many California residents may have an even more trying time if they have gone through, or are going through, divorce and must deal with child custody issues. Though co-parenting is a more common outcome in many divorce cases, some parents may still face issues when dealing with the arrangement.

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