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Full Guide to Ontario Legal Resources

Your full, free guide to legal resources in Ontario The internet is a great resource for parents and children going through separation or divorce. Below you can find an extensive list of resources available for both parents and children. It’s a great place to start, and if you can’t find the answer to your question,

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7 Myths About Separation and Divorce

Your divorce doesn’t have to be messy and adversarial. To show you why, we put together a clean infographic about the most common myths we hear time and time again about separation and divorce. Take a look and see how many of these you were taken in by, and why it’s just not true. Then

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How to Prepare Your Children For Divorce

While you are going through the beginning stages of your divorce, you may find it most difficult to handle your own emotions. But what about when it comes time for you to tell your children? One of the most difficult conversations any parent will ever have is telling their children about their decision to split.

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6 Secrets to Surviving A Painful Divorce

We’ve been told that half of marriages end in divorce. But no one really tells you what to do after a divorce. The moments leading up to your divorce might feel unbearable, but it’s the time afterward with all the life adjustments, that can be the hardest. Here are 6 ways you can survive a

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5 Ways to Keep A Civil Relationship

Divorce and separation are difficult times for the entire family, and when the two parties are unable to work together civilly, it becomes even more unbearable to handle. Although divorce and separation is about ending your relationship, it ironically involves (and requires) working together. While a divorce is not the best or easiest situation to

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Separation & Divorce: What’s the Difference?

Any situation involving a family lawyer can be confusing and stressful on the entire family. And if you’re stuck deciding between a separation or divorce, you may be left feeling overwhelmed. In order to make a proper decision, it is important to understand both the legal and emotional effects of both possibilities. Separation vs. Divorce

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Understanding Child Support

Divorce and separation is a tough reality many families face, but you shouldn’t have to face it alone. We’re here to help you thoroughly understand child support and different custody agreements, so you can make the most informed decision. What is child support? In Canada, nearly 40 percent of marriages end in divorce. It’s nothing

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