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Separation Agreements

Important Information for Separating Couples Establish a Date of Separation A couple is deemed separated when they begin living “separate and apart”, even if they both still reside in the marital home. The date on which that they decide to end their relationship, is referred to as the “date of separation” (or “valuation date”). Often at this… Read More

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Divorce-Ten Critical Mistakes made by Couples

Avoid these Divorce Mistakes 1. High Expectations and Demands It is important to know what you want following your separation and divorce, however having your expectations ranked too high can create some problems. You want your expectations to be rational, taking everything around you into consideration. This includes thinking about what your spouse might want… Read More

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Spousal Support

Spousal Support: Important things you need to know: What is spousal support? For a separating couple, this can be one of the most contentious issues.. Spousal Support is a sum of money that is payable from one spouse to another after the breakdown of their marriage. Spousal support is usually paid by the spouse with… Read More

Eight Reasons to Choose Mediation

1. SAVE MONEY At Positive Solutions Divorce Services® we offer a unique process in that we provide a final Separation Agreement. Typically, you will pay more for legal retainer fees than you will as a client of Positive Solutions. 2. KNOW YOUR COSTS We provide customized packages that are specific to your needs. Depending on… Read More

Ten Self Care Tips When Going Through a Divorce

Ending a marriage is probably one of the most difficult, stressful and emotionally draining experiences one can go through. How do you take care of yourself while attempting to navigate the sea of change and transition you are facing? There is life after a divorce and it is important to love and care for yourself… Read More

Mediation vs Litigation

Mediation Everyone Benefits You create your own agreements. Issues are mutually agreeable. Your children’s interest are a priority. Less Stressful You are guided through the process. We have support staff and resources Informal positive environment Time Efficient We can begin the process in days You can have a completed separation agreement in weeks Cost Effective… Read More