Month: September 2018

Can Divorce Be Good for Your Health and Well-Being?

For many people, a divorce is one of the most stressful and challenging situations they will experience, so it’s difficult to imagine that for others it can be very positive. But in what ways can divorce be good for you? The breakdown and subsequent end of a marriage can be sad and difficult to handle, but this isn’t always the case. For some people, the end of their marriage — despite the initial upset of their relationship ending and the stress of dividing assets — can prove to be very beneficial for their mental health and well-being. In this post,…

Trial Separations: Do They Work in the Long Run?

Updated Sept 2019 When a marriage breaks down or a couple experiences serious marital issues, a decision has to be made about the future of their relationship. While most people either attempt to work things out or get a divorce, others opt for a temporary legal separation in an attempt to save their marriage, but do they work in the long run? A divorce is a tough experience for even the most resilient and strong-minded of people, so it’s no surprise that many couples do everything they can to avoid it, especially if there is a possibility of saving the…

5 Signs that it’s Time to Get a Legal Separation

Updated for 2019 When a marriage breaks down it can be difficult for a couple to accept, which is why many people stay together even if they haven’t been happy for a long time. It’s for this reason that being able to recognise that it’s time to separate is so essential for you and your partner’s well-being. A divorce or legal separation is a challenging experience for even the most strong minded individuals — it’s one of the most significant decisions that you will make in your life. While plenty of marriages end in divorce, countless more stay in unhappy…