Divorce

Divorce – How Budgeting Helps You Prepare

Even with the high rate of divorce in Canada, approximately 40 percent of first marriages end in divorce, few people are prepared for the emotional and financial impact. The sudden realization that your marriage is over and life as a couple is about to end can be emotionally devastating, but you also must deal with ...
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Managing Divorce and Children During the Holidays

Are you managing divorce and children during the holidays? Most newly separated or divorced couples wait until just before Christmas to decide who the child should spend the holiday with. Things can get busy in December with people taking holidays and time off work. It is best to pre-plan to avoid any last minute stress. ...
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Bill C-78 Changes to Canada’s Divorce Act

Changes to Divorce, Parenting and Garnishment Coming Canada’s Divorce Act, and parenting and garnishment laws, may soon be changing. As of November 2018, Bill C-78 was still being debated by Parliament. Here’s what the changes, introduced by the federal government May 22, 2018, could mean for your family. Bill C-78 would: champion children’s best interests protect ...
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Understanding Parenting Coordination

Anyone who is thinking about going through a separation or a divorce will have questions about understanding parenting coordination. The first step is to have an established parenting order in a separation agreement or a divorce. You should then be able to co-parent with your former spouse without having any issues. Call our family law ...
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File Legal Separation Agreement Without a Lawyer

“Hey Siri, file my divorce.” If only it were that simple, right? When dealing with divorce or separation, the entire process may seem like a daunting experience. So it begs to ask the question, “Why can’t I just do it my self? Can I file for legal separation without a lawyer?” Technically, yes. But we ...
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