Why “The Boy Crisis” is a Must-Read for Every Dad (and Mom) Going Through a Divorce

Want to maintain your relationship with your son during and after your divorce? Want him to be mentally strong, emotionally stable, and develop a sense of purpose? Then The Boy Crisis, by Warren Farrell, PhD and John Gray, PhD is a must read for you. (more…)

How to Talk to Your Spouse About Divorce

Telling your spouse that you want a divorce is one of the most difficult conversations you can have. To make it go as smoothly as possible, plan out what you are going to say ahead of time. (more…)

How The Divorce Process Works In Pennsylvania: Choose Your Own Adventure

Most people thinking about getting divorced have no idea how the process works. In this week’s Divorce Academy video, Kevin gives an overview of how the divorce process works in Pennsylvania, and compares the traditional divorce litigation process with SnapDivorce’s mediation process. (more…)

Can I Move Out of the House If I’m Getting Divorced?

Many people going through a divorce wonder if moving out of the house will somehow hurt them legally in their divorce. In this week’s Divorce Academy video, Kevin explains if you can move out of the house without impairing your legal rights, if it is a good idea, and what steps you should take if you are going to move out.
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How Much Does Divorce Mediation Cost in Pennsylvania?

The average cost of divorce mediation in Pennsylvania is between $5,000 – $8,000. That amount would include from 1-4 mediation sessions, the preparation of a marital settlement agreement, and the cost to prepare and file the paperwork for a divorce. (more…)

Divorce Mediation Tips: 7 Myths About Divorce Mediation

Divorce Mediation is an excellent way to save time money and still achieve a fair result in your divorce. Divorce mediation has the additional benefit of significantly reducing conflict and stress during the process.

If you are considering divorce mediation as a way to resolve your divorce, you should be aware (more…)

How Alimony Is Calculated In Pennsylvania

If you are going through a divorce, one of the things you are probably most concerned about is how Alimony is calculated in Pennsylvania. In this week’s Divorce Academy video, Kevin explains the basics of how spousal support, alimony pendente lite (APL) and alimony are calculated (more…)

Can I Get Back Money My Parents Gave Me to Buy a House in My Divorce?

Whether you can get money back in a divorce that was gifted to you depends on several factors. First, you need to determine if the money was a gift to both of you or if the money was a gift to you alone.
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This Woman’s Open Letter About Her Divorce is Heartbreaking and Frightening

I have an image in my mind of the presiding judge’s expression during my divorce trial that I cannot shake. A mix of disdain and impatience that, to this day, is disturbing to the point of shock. (more…)

Who Can Live In The House During A Divorce?

Either spouse has the right to live in the marital residence during a divorce unless there is a court order that specifies otherwise.
You’ve filed or plan to file for divorce. Now you’re wondering, should I stay, or should I go? (more…)