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What is Divorce Mediation?

Divorce mediation is an alternative way of working through divorce that can save you time and money, and help ease your desire to pull your hair out in frustration. An experienced mediator will guide you and your ex toward an amiable agreement by being a helpful and knowledgeable, yet impartial, third party. Mediators can be...

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What is Parenting Time?

In the event of a divorce where children are involved, a judge will grant one or both parents primary "legal decision-making rights" (also referred to as custody rights) based on the best interest of the children. The courts generally believe it is best for a child to have both parents share parenting rights and responsibilities...

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Changing My Child Support

After the divorce is finalized and child custody agreements are settled, often times the circumstances of one or both parents change. In such cases, it is possible and usually necessary for the existing child support agreement to be changed. According to Arizona law, "Any order for child support may be modified or terminated on a...

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Work-Life Balance

When you are going through a divorce, your personal life is often very unstable. It can be difficult to balance your emotional and physical well-being while maintaining your reputation as a business professional and a responsible parent. To avoid becoming overwhelmed by your added responsibilities, here are some tips to maintain the balance between your...

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Divorce & Stay-At-Home Mothers

Whether you are the one filing for divorce or you were served with papers out of the blue, the overwhelming question of "What do I do now?" strikes stay-at-home mothers harder than most. Before you panic, take comfort in knowing that Brad Crider and his team of experienced family law attorneys are here to help...

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Losing Sleep After a Divorce

A divorce is one of the more stressful experiences people go through in their lives. It involves changes in relationships with loved ones, the disruption of routines and the adjustments of schedules. For some, the stress of a divorce steadily declines once it's finalized. But others continue to deal with anxiety and tension for weeks...

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How Should I Prepare for Mediation?

Mediation can be a useful process for couples going through a divorce who want to avoid the courtroom. By agreeing to meet for mediation on a voluntary basis, the couple can discuss the points of their divorce and, hopefully, resolve any conflicts without having to go before a judge. Though a neutral third-party mediator may...

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The Challenges of a Gray Divorce

Research shows that the number of people getting a divorce past the age of 50, often referred to as a "gray divorce," has nearly doubled in the last 20 years. While the overall numbers show that divorce in the general population has actually slowed, baby-boomers continue to divorce at a high rate. There are different...

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