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Divorce: Things that could signal the end of a marriage

Marriage can be difficult and every marriage has its own unique challenges to overcome. Some couples make it and some couples don't, that's just the way it is. In California, nearly half of all marriages will end in divorce. While some breakups come out of nowhere, there are some signs that could mean a marriage is on the rocks. Here are a few things that may signal a spouse wants a divorce.

Advice for an amicable divorce process

The end of a marriage often causes a great deal of stress. Besides stress, a divorce can also lead to several problems. For those in California thinking about divorce, it is important to search for a healthy resolution for conflicts which inevitably arise. Here are a few tips to keep in mind.

Practical advice to help men get through a divorce

It's no secret that couples in California who are going through a split can experience a myriad of emotions. Without question, divorce impacts women and men differently. A difficult experience for a man may not necessarily be a stressful or difficult situation for a woman, and vice versa. According to stereotypes, women may need more emotional and financial support than men amid a divorce. However, men need just as much support as women during this tumultuous time.

Divorce: High-profile couple calls it quits

It's the quintessential story of true love. Two people meet, fall in love, get married and live happily ever after. Romantic movies and love stories often portray marriage as a union of soul mates who live out their days together in a blissful utopia. However, in the real world, half of all marriages end in divorce. In California, celebrities are often held to a higher standard, but they also struggle with divorce.

Gray divorce presents unique challenges

Ending a marriage is one of life's most difficult events. Divorce is stressful and can be traumatic at any age but, surprisingly, the divorce rate as a whole is on a decline these days. However, in one certain demographic, the rate of divorce is rapidly rising. In what has become known as gray divorce, more and more senior adults in California nd across the country are deciding to end their marriage. According to recent statistics, divorce rates among adults ages 50 and older in the United States have nearly doubled in the last 20 years. 

Tips to emotionally recover from a divorce

Virtually no couple ever gets married with the end in mind, but this is what happens to nearly half of all marriages in the United States. Every marriage is different, and the circumstances surrounding each divorce are also different. One common thing about every divorce is that the experience is never easy. The following advice can help individuals in California recover from a split.

How to lower the cost of divorce

Sometimes, ending a marriage is necessary and the best course of action. However, regardless of circumstances, divorce is always expensive. California couples who decide to split often underestimate how big of an expense divorce actually is. For a traditional divorce, its not uncommon for the total cost to exceed $10,000. Here are a few ways to help reduce the cost of divorce.

Why divorce can be tougher on men

Obviously, men and women are very different. According to stereotypes, men are thought of as tough, resilient and steadfast. Conversely, women are typically thought of as emotionally volatile during times of crisis, thus needing more support. However, it can be surprising to find out that divorce may actually be tougher for men in California.

How to make divorce an easier transition

Ending a lengthy marriage can definitely be troubling and unsettling. Divorce is possibly one of the most difficult life transitions that a person can go through. However, about half of all marriages in California and across the country end in divorce, so this is something that thousands of people will experience this year alone. The following advice could make this a more peaceful and less stressful transition.

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