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Divorce on the Decline?

Is the Divorce Rate Dropping? Our sources say? Yes. According to Time Magazine, the divorce rate is the lowest it’s been in almost 40 years. What’s different, you might ask? It’s not because people aren’t getting married. Marriages were on the rise in 2015. So what’s up with all “happily-ever after” going on these days? Let’s…

How to win a high-conflict divorce with a narcissist in 7 steps

If you’re divorcing a narcissist, chances are he or she won’t go quietly into the night. Narcissists are self-centered, full of themselves, and boastful. They’re also unable to empathize or tune in emotionally to another’s needs, which makes your soon-to-be ex more likely to seek revenge, whether through the courts or elsewhere. (The world revolves…

Preparing for divorce? Take these steps to secure yourself financially

Finding a good divorce lawyer might just be the most important step you take to secure your financial future. It’s definitely the first thing you should do as you consider whether to end your marriage. At Babbitt & Dahlberg, we’re here to help you make sound, objective decisions that could be overwhelming and potentially disastrous,…

‘My husband hates me’: How to navigate a nasty divorce with an abusive ex

When love turns to hate, all bets are off. The person you once adored is now someone you despise, maybe even fear — especially, perhaps, if you’re considering or discussing a divorce. While many splits, even the highly contested ones, can end amicably, some don’t. Some move beyond mean-spiritedness and even vengeance and toward something…

How to tell if your spouse is cheating

Or, you might need a divorce attorney if … Chances are you know, somewhere deep down, what’s happening. Or you at least have your suspicions, though they might not be full-blown just yet. Maybe something simply feels off. If you think your spouse might be cheating on you, you shouldn’t immediately distrust your intuition, but…

10 Best Divorce Movies

You called your Columbus divorce attorney—time for a Netflix marathon There are times during a breakup when what you really need is a movie to make you laugh or cry, and remind you that you’re not alone in your experience. Blogger Beth Hemila writes that when women shared their favorite divorce and breakup movies with…

Free eBook For Divorcing Stay-At-Home Moms

Our Comprehensive Guide Will Get You Through Your Separation No one plans for a divorce. It’s never even an option — until it is. What once seemed impossible is now inevitable, and when that fate’s thrust upon you, for whatever reason, how do you cope? You weren’t prepared for this, because who is? As divorce…

Stay-At-Home Mom Divorce: Part 3

How to deal with your spouse and find the right Ohio family law attorney for your split When you’re a stay-at-home mom facing divorce, you’ve got a number of challenges on your plate, like finding a new job while making sure that you can still take care of your kids. On top of that, you…

How Can Social Media Affect Your Divorce Case?

Don’t let a tweet turn into trouble when you’re facing a split You update your status: “Can’t wait to get him out of my life for good.” He Instagrams a photo of his new Mercedes. You add a photo of your night out with the girls to your Snapchat story. He changes his relationship status…

Stay-At-Home Mom Divorce: Part 2

How your Ohio family law firm can help you transition back into the workforce after divorce “How will I support my kids?” If you’re a stay-at-home mom facing divorce, this is undoubtedly the question that rings in your mind. While dipping your toe back into the job market can be a bit intimidating, it’s the…