Divorce Blog

Posts by Karen Stewart

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How to protect your kids & assets through divorce

Don’t be fooled — divorce is a zero-sum game. You will both lose something, that is a guarantee. Learn how to protect your assets and your children when going through a divorce. Download your FREE copy of ‘13 Things you need to know before you hire a divorce lawyer.’

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Divorce Mediation Checklist

Divorce Mediation Checklist

Learn how divorce mediation has become the popular choice for divorcing couples and if it will work for you. Fighting in court battles can be financially devastating and emotionally draining.

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Choosing a Mediator

Choosing the Right Divorce Mediator

Learn how not all divorce and separation mediators are the same and how Fairway Divorce offers a proven step-by-step process that facilitates resolution on money and kids achieving a divorce agreement.

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Getting Ready for Separate Dates

Divorced and Still Living Together

Learn tips and tricks for sharing a home with a former spouse. We cover the circumstances that may lead you there, household issues to consider, and strategies for communicating peacefully

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Courtroom Litigation

Mediation vs. Litigation – A common sense trend to Resolving Matrimonial Issues

There are many options for getting a divorce; collaborative law, litigation, arbitration, mediation. Bottom line is that before you decide which direction you want to take, make sure you understand the outcomes. Judges are limited with time and resources to dig deep as you may hope.

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Taping a Box

Spring Cleaning, your house and your life after Divorce

Divorced or Separated? Get 5 practical suggestions on how to spring clean and de-clutter so that you can break down the barriers of emotional attachment to the past and plan your future path.

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Serious Bearded Man

No Nonsense Divorce Tips for Men

7 Powerful Tips for Men on how to set the course and stay the course when faced with a Divorce.

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Sleepless Man

Think You Are Done Your Taxes? Find out what you could be missing if you have recently divorced

Don’t get caught missing important submissions for completing your taxes. It is important to know that divorce can change how you conduct your tax returns in Canada. Find the links to the forms that should be submitted to the CRA during divorce.

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Couple at Divorce Mediation

Divorce Mediation and What to Expect

Mediation by definition is the attempt to bring about a peaceful resolution whereby the parties volunteer and use a neutral party to facilitate. Mediation is chosen by divorcing couples who are either motivated to avoid the pitfalls and the emotional and financial costs of the traditional legal/lawyer-driven system or who simply want to arrive at a peaceful settlement.

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Valentines Painted Paper Heart

How about something to really make an impact this Valentine’s Day

Give your spouse or partner a gift they will appreciate more than chocolates and roses: A commitment to improving your relationship.

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Jeff Bezos

The money, reputation and kids at stake in CEO Jeff Bezos’ celebrity divorce

While all divorces cause uncertainty and stress for the families, most are not played out for the entire world to watch and judge. From an emotional perspective, all divorces are the same regardless of wealth. We all feel pain and suffering the same irrespective of the size of our bank accounts. However, when it comes to money, this is an entirely different situation. There is a big difference between the rich and the poor when it comes to divorce and money.

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Aging Divorces

Divorce is Here to Stay, Learn a Better Way

We need to wake up and smell the coffee – divorce is here to stay …and we need to deal with it better. Divorce Lawyers are expensive and may not be the smart approach. Learn about a better way.

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Seductive Cowgirl

Calgary Stampede sees an increase in Post Stampede Divorces

CTV Calgary Interviews Karen Stewart about the year over year trend in the increase of divorces after The Calgary Stampede. See how you might avoid being a statistic.

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Understanding Divorce Mediation

Understanding Divorce Mediation

Learn about how using a Divorce Mediator for drafting a separation agreement, filing for divorce and resolving the issues can help you avoid expensive legal battles.

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Women at Beach

Be Empowered to Handle the Waves of Life

The impact of the waves ups and downs that you ride through your divorce will depend a lot on how you perceive things. Choose to be accountable and avoid the emotional pain that goes with self-pity.

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