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As a service to our clients, Divorce Magazine and Strickler, Platnick & Hatfield are pleased to provide a monthly eNewsletter.

January 2019 Edition

— 7 New Year’s Resolutions for Divorced or Divorcing People
— New California Law on Pet Custody
— New Year Financial Checklist: 7 Things to Think About
— 5 Things I Learned From an Unwanted Divorce
— 7 Tips For Telling Your Kids About Your Divorce
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December 2018 Edition

— 3 Tips to Alleviate the Stress of Sharing Custody Over the Holidays
— New Tax Laws: Child Tax Credit and Dependency Exemption
— Divorcing but Still Living Together During the Holidays?
— 10 Powerful New Year’s Resolutions for Separated or Divorced People
— Divorce Rates Are Falling: At Least For Some People
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November 2018 Edition

— Level the Playing Field While Preparing Finances for Divorce
— Thanksgiving Challenge: Giving Thanks and Staying Positive
— Tired of Feeling Angry at Your Co-Parent? These 6 Tips Will Help
— Use Music to Reduce Divorce Anxiety
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October 2018 Edition

— Survey: How Student Loan Debt Impacts Divorce
— Avoiding Divorce? 5 Signs You Need to Let Go of a Bad Marriage
— Just Because Divorce Is Socially Acceptable Doesn’t Mean You’ll Divorce
— 7 Tips for Co-Parenting Without Losing Your Sanity
— 4 Ways to Find the Confidence to Start Dating After Divorce
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September 2018 Edition

— 7 Reasons to Enjoy Your Divorce
— How to Choose Your Divorce Financial Professional
— 4 Tips for Coping with a Difficult Ex During Divorce
— The First Step When Dating Post-Divorce
— How to Create a Parenting Plan That Fits Your Family
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August 2018 Edition

— 11 Parallels Between Divorce and a Hurricane
— 8 Ways a Divorced Dad Can Boost his Daughter’s Self-Esteem
— 5 Reasons for Divorce – and the Power of Acceptance and Forgiveness
— 10 Tips from a Former Judge to Make You a Better Parent after Separation and Divorce
— What Does Summer Mean for a Marriage on the Rocks?
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July 2018 Edition

— 6 Reasons Divorce is Harder on Men than Women
— The Divorce Process: What to Expect Step by Step
— Summer Vacationing with One-Half the Money and One Parent
— The Gray Divorce Penalty
— Knowledge Is Power: 3 Helpful Divorce Preparation Tips
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June 2018 Edition

— Divorcing a Narcissist
— 10 Steps to Recover from a Divorce
— Tone of Voice Can Predict Marital Success
— Financial Abuse is a Form of Domestic Violence
— 9 Tips for Helping Your Kids Get Through Your Divorce
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May 2018 Edition

— The Role of Your Divorce Team
— 7 Ways to Repair Relationship Conflict and Recover More Quickly
— Should You Tell the Kids about the Affair
— 7 Ways a Single Parent Can Stay Financially Fit
— 4 Grounding Tools to Help with Divorce Grief
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