We hear from people facing divorce every day and are often asked for advice and thoughts on their particular situation. If there was one piece of advice I want to pass on to you, it’s about the benefit of working together with your soon-to-be-ex-spouse and keeping the divorce process as amicable as possible. “AMICABLE??!! It’s a divorce for goodness sake!” Yes, amicable. No, ‘amicable’ does not mean that you need to like each other… or even agree with each other. ‘Amicable’ simply involves keeping emotions in check and consciously working at de-escalating conflict. This keeps the power of decision-making between
People think of divorce as a legal issue only but for many, divorce is a financial issue and there are financial repercussions for those that don’t plan.