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Divorce: The Benefits of Mediation

Divorce in the movies is full of screaming matches, smashing vases, dramatic court reveals and a lifetime of bitterness. But divorce doesn’t have to be an over-the-top, winner-takes-all battle.

Many couples who want to maintain a more peaceful, less combative relationship opt to have their marriage dissolution handled through mediation. Mediation offers many benefits to divorcing couples, including...
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Florida Child Support: How much will I pay? How much will I receive?

Child support is often a hotly contested part of a divorce or custody proceeding. Everyone has heard stories of enormous celebrity settlements, of parents who amicably split expenses, of parents who have to fight tooth and nail to get even the most modest money award the court has granted.

There seems to be no "typical" scenario. Florida...
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Cohabitation and Your Rights in Florida

Living together before marriage – or instead of marriage – is an increasingly common choice for people across the country and in Florida.

Living together before marriage – or instead of marriage – is an increasingly common choice for people across the country and in Florida. Couples may say they are testing the relationship for compatibility before...
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