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4 Types Of Divorce Alternatives

Divorce, as any Spanish-speaking divorce attorney will attest, can be a tricky process with a number of possible legal, personal, and financial pitfalls. Among those potential perils is an intense strain placed on your bank accounts, peace of mind, and even your children.  Because of the dread that divorce can elicit, many try to seek…

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Top 5 tips on how to deal with an angry child after a divorce

Divorce turns a child’s world upside down. Not only is their concept of home and family shattered, but they have no say in the matter. Add in the way a child’s mind works, and most believe that divorce means one or both of their parents will go away.  It’s a subtle betrayal for children, but…

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PTSD and its effects on combat veterans

Any form of trauma can cause someone to develop symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). However, this condition is most commonly associated with combat veterans due the horrific nature of their duty. Understanding the effects PTSD has on veterans is one of the best ways of helping them deal with their symptoms.  A Nightmare Scenario…

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Best toddler car seats 2020

Toddler car seats are a little different than baby seats, which means parents have a few extra aspects to consider when purchasing any model. It’s vital that you ensure your child’s protection in a vehicle, but how can you tell which models are the best for the job? Check out these best toddler car seats…

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How to teach a scared child to ride a bike

Learning how to ride a bike is almost like a rite of passage for children. While kids may be thrilled about the idea of learning how to ride (until they scrape their knee for the first time), parents are more concerned about safety.  However, some children are terrified of their first bicycle. They might not…

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Why fewer men get alimony than women

Roughly half of all marriages in the United States end in divorce. Among them are about 450,000 individuals that receive alimony, according to surveys. While the number of men who receive post-divorce spousal maintenance is increasing, their numbers remain at a mere 3%. So, why is it that fewer men receive alimony than women?  Gender…

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Ways to keep your teen drivers safe

Earning a license is one of the most exciting time in a teenager’s life, but it’s also a nerve racking experience for parents. It’s natural to worry about your child’s safety, and it’s natural for them to be too excited to fully understand all the dangers they might face on the road.  Fortunately, they are…

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When your pregnancy costs you your paycheck

The United States may be entering a new decade, but the same discrimination of old still runs rampant in the workplace. Women face a myriad of misogyny, but one of the most impactful can be losing their jobs over a pregnancy.  These illegal firings impact women’s employment and economic status on a large scale, while…

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Best In-Car Entertainment for Kids on Long Drives

Long car rides take their toll on even the most experienced driver, but they can be especially dull for children. In order to keep your sanity intact, and a safe drive to best avoid a car accident, keeping your kids entertained is vital. Here are the best forms of in-car entertainment to ensure the little…