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Divorce and property division

During a divorce, there is a lot going on. You are emotionally upset, as the process to dissolve your marriage is never calming or relaxing. You may be confused, as your attorney details out hearings, depositions, court filings and other issues that even if they are not written in Latin, sometimes seem as if they might as well be.

Is divorce right for me?

Many married couples in Kentucky who are experiencing turmoil and conflict in their relationships find themselves ready to call it quits and file for divorce. There may be plenty of reasons why some of those people decide to do so and why some do not. If your marriage is on the rocks, you may find yourself ready to separate from your partner. A careful deliberation of feelings and the situation is necessary to ensure that the decision to divorce is not rushed. If you are not sure if you want to stay married to your spouse, you should take some time to learn if divorce is the right thing for you to do.

How to emotionally survive divorce

Most family law disputes cause a great deal of stress. Even the most amicable divorce is still very difficult, as you divide community property, mourn the loss of a relationship and try to rebuild a life on your own. According to researchers at Michigan State University, people who divorced had a more rapid decline in health than those who remained in marriages. It is important to take care of your physical and emotional well-being during and after your divorce.