Divorce Blog

Find Tips and News Related to Divorce & Separation

Fairway Divorce Solutions is Canada’s leading divorce mediation and resolution company. Founded in 2006, our team has served Canadian families for over 16 years. We’ve helped thousands of couples navigate their way through divorce.

On our blog you will find everything you need to know about separation and divorce.

Here we have informative articles. But we love sharing personal stories too. You’ll also find news and legal information relevant to separation and divorce. We specialize in family disputes - so we focus on content about co-parenting and strategies for families. Though the blog will help you even if you don’t have children.

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Christie Moser

Divorce Mediation: Protecting Generations

Divorce has become a negative connotation because families are being split up in the ugliest ways. But what if there were a better way? What if couples could split in a more amicable way, keeping family units intact on the other side? That is the promise that divorce mediation is offering for generations to come.

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Happy Mother’s Day: Divorce and Honouring my Ex!

Mother’s Day should be spent with Mom and Father’s Day should be spent with Dad. Here are some practical tips on how to reduce the stress around scheduling when the parents are separated or divorced.

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Colette Fortin

Colette Fortin Discusses Money Problems in Relationships on Money Matters

In any relationship, there is a balance of power. For some relationships, that power can become imbalanced when one party controls finances or financial decisions. One of the major reasons for strife in relationships and divorce is because of a lack of control or power from one part. In this Rogers TV interview, Colette discusses all of the factors in which money problems in relationships can come into effect.

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Useful Divorce Related Links – Alberta

Here are a few helpful divorce related links that can provide insight and information for all stages of a separation if you live in Alberta.

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Understanding Mediation vs Litigation vs Arbitration

Getting divorced can be different for everyone. The first step is understanding what differences there are in mediation vs litigation vs arbitration and how each can be beneficial or detrimental to your case.

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Why are Divorces so Expensive?

Why are divorces so expensive? Why do they leave couples financially (and emotionally) destitute when everything is said and done? Here we look at how we can save costs and emotional trauma when faced with divorce.

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Does Getting a Divorce Affect Your Credit?

Does Getting a Divorce Affect Your Credit?

Your credit score plays a key role in your financial profile and your ability to secure loans and other credit products, so the last thing you want is for it to take a hit after a divorce.

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Fairway Recognizes the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Fairway Recognizes the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

We at Fairway hope to help spread awareness and education of Indigenous people of Canada to a broader audience. Take the time on September 30th to recognize what they have been through. Also, the tragedy of what happened in residential schools and spread awareness of the atrocities committed.

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Helping Your Child Adjust After Divorce

Helping Your Child Adjust After Divorce

Jen Sauro, a mediator and franchise owner at Fairway Divorce Solutions, examines how to best support children after divorce. Here are ways that you, as parents, can help make the adjustments a little easier for your kids.

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Mediation Puts Best Interests of Children First

In divorce, the best interests of children can be lost. But divorce mediation is meant to put importance on the kids as they should.

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Can You Develop Divorce PTSD?

Often, when we think about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), we envision battlegrounds, car accidents, or sexual assault. Although these are very traumatic experiences, very little is known about how divorce impacts couples and how it can lead to PTSD. Learn about PTSD and how it relates to divorce.

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Saskatoon Housing Market Hotter Than Ever

The Saskatoon housing market is hotter than it has ever been. For separating couples, how can a separation agreement play a role?

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The Impacts of COVID-19 on a Divorce Franchise

The Fairway Divorce Solutions franchise is here to meet the growing demand for divorce services in the COVID-19 world. Fairway is now the fastest growing divorce franchise in Canada. Unfortunately, marriage numbers have not been helped by the global pandemic. As a matter of fact, couples are more rapidly inquiring about divorce proceedings more than ever.

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Get Your Spouse to Agree to Divorce Mediation

Divorce mediation can help take the sting, financially and otherwise, out of divorce. Learn what divorce mediation can do for you.

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6 Emotions in Divorce

The 6 Stages of Emotion in Divorce

There is nothing fun in divorce. With all of the emotions to battle through, understanding the six most important can be helpful.

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