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August 2015 Archives

Who is more likely to initiate a divorce: men or women?

According to new research carried out by sociologist Michael Rosenfeld from Stanford, women are much more likely to initiate a divorce than men in a marriage. The research survey, which included 2,262 adults involved in heterosexual partnerships, showed that in 69 percent of cases, women are the ones who file for divorces, not men. On average, women also report less satisfaction in their marriages than men do.

Florida offers parenting class for child custody issues

Child custody laws in Florida are very specific and prolific. Chapter 61 of the Florida Statutes is worth researching if you are getting a divorce that has children involved. While everyone involved wants what is best for the children, you may also want what is best for you. Having someone that can advise you legally may be a good idea.

Dividing property in Florida divorce and how it is done

Getting a divorce can be extremely stressful. Dividing up property and assets can be even more stressful. As a matter of fact, this alone can make people stay in a bad marriage. There is some good news: If you or your spouse own a company, the divorce process doesn't have to be so painful.