Amber Heard and Johnny Depp divorced in 2016, but that hasn't stopped their divorce from making recent news. A United Kingdom tabloid obtained -- and released -- a 471-page transcript of the deposition given by Amber Heard about their marriage.
A Fidelity Couples & Money study published just this month captures how half of all Americans enter relationships encumbered by debt. At least 40 percent of these individuals say that their financial woes end up causing them to fight. It shouldn't come as a surprise that researchers at Utah State University have determined that those couples who fight about finances divorce 30 percent more often than those who don't.
In most at-fault divorce states, adultery is one of many grounds on which a spouse can be granted a dissolution of their marriage. In Florida and many other jurisdictions that offer no-fault divorces though, it's fairly common for attorneys to get asked how a spouse's infidelity may impact negotiations in their case.
Even when you think that getting divorced is the best thing for you and your children, you still know that it is going to be tough on the kids. It's a big change in their young lives. They may struggle to make the adjustment.
If you research the topic of child custody, then you'll find that an increasing number of family law judges award joint custody to parents. The research shows that joint custody allows both parents an opportunity to develop a meaningful relationship with their child. However, these studies don't often capture how stressful joint custody can be for the kids.
If you talk to someone who's not a millennial, then they're likely able to provide you with a laundry list of ways that individuals of that generation are changing the way things are done for the worse. They may be surprised to learn, though, that the one thing that they seem to be doing right is not getting divorced at the same rates that previous generations have.
Divorce rates in Duval County declined by 28 percent between 2015 and 2017. This significant reduction in couples calling it quits in greater Jacksonville has resulted in other Florida city leaders asking what their magic potion is.
Many Americans suffer from clinical depression. This is more than mere malaise or a vague sense that they should be happier than they actually are. Clinical depression can manifest in many ways, and if you are the one living with a depressed spouse, you may have considered divorce as an option.
Researchers working on a new study at Iowa State University say that children who have parents who divorce are far less likely to receive a bachelor's or graduate degrees than their peers who have married parents.
A recent Student Loan Hero study in which 800 recently divorced adults were interviewed about the reasons that their marriages fell apart is quite revealing. At least 13 percent of them claimed that either theirs or their spouse's student loan debt resulted in them heading to divorce court. Another 20 percent blamed the end of the marriage on some other financial issue.