2018 Apr

I guess the lesson here is: don’t get divorced.

2018-04-26T18:15:04+00:00

This story is part of a series called Craigslist Confessional. Writer Helena Bala has been meeting people via Craigslist and documenting their stories for over two years. Each story is written as it was told to her. Bala says that by listening to their stories, she hopes to bear witness to her subjects’ lives, providing them [...]

I guess the lesson here is: don’t get divorced. 2018-04-26T18:15:04+00:00
2018 Apr

He’s No Longer My Ex-Husband, He’s My Co-Grandparent

2018-04-26T17:00:11+00:00

When my sister was born, she went nameless for months because my parents could not agree on anything. Thirty years after this conflicted couple contentiously uncoupled, my mother started cooking dinner for my father once a week. What reconnected them? The grandchildren. My mother, Jo, is a fiercely independent surgeon who voted for Hillary Clinton. [...]

He’s No Longer My Ex-Husband, He’s My Co-Grandparent 2018-04-26T17:00:11+00:00
2018 Apr

Russian Billionaire to Lose $492 Million Yacht in Divorce

2018-04-26T16:56:28+00:00

A London court ordered the seizure of a luxury $492 million yacht owned by a Russian billionaire as judges sought to enforce one of the largest divorce payouts in U.K. history. The court ruled that Farkhad Akhmedov should transfer ownership of the 115-meter (380-foot) MV Luna, currently impounded in a dry dock in Dubai, to [...]

Russian Billionaire to Lose $492 Million Yacht in Divorce 2018-04-26T16:56:28+00:00
2018 Apr

Why you may be more likely to get divorced—and what you can do about it

2018-04-26T16:54:12+00:00

While gender-equal marriages are becoming increasingly more popular as times change and women enter professions and positions that were once occupied by only men, there are still many marriages where husbands and wives assume traditional gender roles. The danger can come when those roles happen to shift. Women who begin their marriage either earning less [...]

Why you may be more likely to get divorced—and what you can do about it 2018-04-26T16:54:12+00:00
2018 Apr

My Husband Got Secret Credit Cards and Maxed Them Out

2018-04-26T16:49:44+00:00

What to do when your partner ruins their credit — and credibility. Here’s how to fix financial infidelity. Dear Sugars, My husband and I are both 30. We’ve been married five years. Several months ago, we decided to begin the process of becoming homeowners. After meeting with a mortgage broker, who mentioned he’d be checking our [...]

My Husband Got Secret Credit Cards and Maxed Them Out 2018-04-26T16:49:44+00:00
2018 Apr

There’s a Problem in the Divorce Capital of Europe

2018-04-11T17:18:28+00:00

Las Vegas may be the easiest place to get married, but when it comes to a quick divorce, Denmark stands out. Read More: https://bloom.bg/2EDY3l5 Source: Bloomberg

There’s a Problem in the Divorce Capital of Europe 2018-04-11T17:18:28+00:00
2018 Apr

I was part of the 1%- here’s how everything changed when my husband left

2018-04-11T17:15:34+00:00

At our first meeting, my divorce lawyer looked across his large desk, fixed his gaze on my swollen, weeping eyes, and said, "The hardest thing for women like you to understand is that your life as you know it is over." Read More: https://cnb.cx/2GTEPhl Source: CNBC

I was part of the 1%- here’s how everything changed when my husband left 2018-04-11T17:15:34+00:00
2018 Apr

Here’s how to bulletproof your prenuptial agreement

2018-04-11T17:13:22+00:00

Celebrity divorce lawyer Raoul Felder — that is how he describes himself — has been involved in some of the most famous, most acrimonious divorce cases in history. Read More: https://cnb.cx/2Jye3ZL Source: CNBC

Here’s how to bulletproof your prenuptial agreement 2018-04-11T17:13:22+00:00
2018 Apr

A Match that’s Perfectly Imperfect

2018-04-11T17:08:49+00:00

As a teenager growing up in Miami, Rahysa Vargas was always more concerned with serving her community than looking for a boyfriend. Read More: https://nyti.ms/2GTy7rW Source: The New York Times

A Match that’s Perfectly Imperfect 2018-04-11T17:08:49+00:00