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April 2016 Archives

Staying out of court can help finances after a divorce

Ending a marriage can be an emotional prospect for Oregon couples. Contrary to popular belief, though, emotions should not be running the show. Foresight matters when it comes to many different matters in life, including divorce. Giving careful consideration to the future and the actual divorce process can help both parties come away with a secure financial standing.

Employment, education affect divorce rates

Do half of all marriages actually end in divorce? The idea that 50 percent of marriages are doomed to fail is a popular myth circulated throughout the Internet and popular media in Oregon, but one researcher doubts that the divorce rate is actually that high. When breaking down divorce rates by gender and other factors, none of the percentages even passed a 45 percent divorce rate.