There Is No Crying In Baseball And There Is No Winning In Divorce

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by Heather L. Locus via Forbes

The emotions of divorce are overwhelming. They may have you thinking in terms of winning and losing. Here’s the thing...NOBODY WINS in divorce. If you asked one hundred divorced couples who they thought got the better end of the deal when they finalized their divorce, it’s a safe bet that most, potentially all, would say, “my ex.”

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Pre-Nuptial Agreements: A Hedge For Happily Ever After

 Randy Mack Bishop color illustration of a bride and groom signing prenuptial agreements. (The Dallas Morning News/MCT via Getty Images)

Randy Mack Bishop color illustration of a bride and groom signing prenuptial agreements. (The Dallas Morning News/MCT via Getty Images)

by Rob Clarfeld via Forbes

The subject of prenuptial agreements is neither romantic nor simple. Nonetheless, engaging in the conversation may be necessary and pragmatic. More importantly, in cases of family or personal wealth and children from prior marriages, the conversation may be essential.

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9 Things I Wish I Knew Before Getting Separated From My Wife

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by Chris Illuminati via Fatherly

Separating from my wife was a sad and scary process but the decision was, ultimately, a smart one. That said, there have been more than a few bumps in the road that I wasn’t ready for or simply didn’t see coming. Using my power of hindsight, which might be a superpower to some, here are some of the things I wish I knew before getting separated. I hope will serve as inspiration, or in some cases a warning, to others going through a split.

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Will my ex-spouse get my inheritance?

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Inheritance is separate property, which means it belongs only to the inheriting spouse. However, you must take care not to treat it as marital property owned by both spouses. There are things you can do to prevent an inheritance from being treated as marital property subject to equitable division.

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