Life After Divorce

When the livin’ ain’t (always) easy: Summertime child custody issues

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by Stephanie Reid via Avvo

Summertime is usually period of rest, relaxation and smooth sailing. But not always. For co-parents of children subject to a court-ordered custody and visitation arrangement, the harried summer months often upend schedules and routines.

This post takes a look at typical custody issues facing co-parents in summer months, as well as possible solutions to help avoid mid-July meltdowns. Check it out: https://bit.ly/2W8x4HE

Tax Day is approaching. Are you ready?

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via FindLaw

Tax Day is coming up on April 15, and many of our clients have questions about their tax obligation now that their family's legal matter is resolved. FindLaw provides an excellent resource to help you navigate your deductions and obligations: https://bit.ly/2UNwOxl

10 Empowering Tips For Re-Entering The Workforce After Divorce

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by Lee Sears via Divorcedmoms.com

What distinguishes a divorced mom from any other applicant as she re-enters the workforce is that she is either in the midst of crisis or in the wake of a crisis. In the quest to find a job or clients and customers for herself, she will compete with people who are feeling settled and happy or, perhaps, wide-eyed 20-somethings newly out of college and grad school. She will compete against women who do not have the responsibilities of caring for children. She will compete against men. Envisioning where you want to go and who you want to be, takes a tremendous amount of courage and strength that is lost on those who are not in the wake of, emotional trauma.

To find that internal footing from which to launch yourself, try the following 10 tips to boost your sense of empowerment when re-entering the workforce after divorce: https://bit.ly/2MlrcHp

Recently divorced? Here's tax info you should know

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via IRS.com

Did you recently go through a divorce? In this case, you probably have some big questions on your mind, including: how do I file my taxes now that I am no longer married? It is important that you learn how to manage your taxes post-divorce. The more advice and information you obtain, the better chance you have of avoiding costly tax mistakes.

Learn more: https://bit.ly/2WgfNgC

Are your adolescent children struggling with your divorce?

Are your adolescent children struggling with your divorce? Consider watching SPLIT, a deeply personal film that explores the effects of divorce on children. The film features twelve children aged 6-12, who explore the often frightening and always life altering separation of their parents.

Watch the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/91487934

Jumpstart Your New Year After Divorce

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by Karlyn Quinn via divorcedmoms.com

Start by reminding yourself that there is a happiness that you have yet to experience that awaits you. Thinking positive is a powerful way to guide yourself through uncertainties caused by the bumps in the road. Here are some tips to help you thrive and jumpstart your new year and look forward to all the good ahead: https://bit.ly/2rRP6kk