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Trying to decide if divorce is the right move for you

| Oct 13, 2020 | Divorce |

The decision to pursue a divorce can be one of the most life-changing moments for any Arizona resident. After all, no one gets married thinking that the relationship will end in a divorce. But, the fact is that divorce is incredibly common in America, including in Arizona. Trying to decide if divorce is the right move for you can be a time full of anxiety and second-thoughts.

What factors should you consider?

A recent news article pointed to a few different factors to consider as you weigh the decision on whether or not to pursue a divorce. For starters, the article mentioned that it is important to get the right legal information about the divorce process, and how your divorce case in particular could play out. This can help with the decision of whether or not the legal implications will be worth it to go through with this life-altering change.

Next, the article mentioned that it might be worth considering whether or not you have attempted to resolve problems in the marriage. If you have given it your best shot, you may be less likely to feel guilty about pursuing an end to the relationship.

Lastly, the article pointed to two important dynamics: how will the divorce impact your family and how will you be able to cope with post-divorce life? If there are minor children involved in the situation, the divorce will likely have lasting implications in their lives. And, if you are concerned about how you will fare, emotionally or even financially, in post-divorce life, giving the decision to pursue a divorce more thought may be prudent. Of course, every person’s situation is different, so anyone in Arizona who is considering a divorce may want to get more information about their options.

 

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