Obtaining health coverage after a divorce

When an individual in Michigan gets divorced, their life could be impacted in several ways. For instance, the separation could affect an individual’s ability to get insurance. In some cases, a spouse who was on a shared policy while married will be entitled to...

One negative behavior is tearing marriages apart

According to author and psychologist Dr. John Gottman, one particular communication pattern sends more couples to divorce courts in Michigan and around the country than any other. That is contempt. Gottman has identified four toxic communication behaviors that predict...

The debt burden carried by different generations

The debt burden carried by different generations The effect that the economy has on Michigan residents and others throughout the U.S. varies depending on the age group of the citizens. For instance, it should come as no surprise that the economic crisis of 2008 hit...

Divorce in January

Michigan couples who file for divorce in January are not alone. While researchers at the University of Washington have determined that March and August are the two most popular months for divorces, a significant increase in filings tend to happen immediately after the...

Ways to prepare for divorce

Family law attorneys in Michigan and around the country report a spike in calls about divorce following summer vacation and the holiday season. It seems that people who have been undecided about their marriage up to that point may have made a final effort to save it...