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Home Alone – Should You Really Keep the House After Your Massachusetts Divorce?

By Massachusetts divorce lawyer and mediator Stephen McDonough of 

The Divorce Collaborative

Should I Stay or should I go?  Deciding whether to maintain the marital home post-divorce requires careful consideration.

Should I stay or should I go? Deciding whether to stay in the marital home post-divorce requires careful consideration.

The marital home is oftentimes a couple’s largest financial …

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Parenting Plan Challenges – Boston Divorce Lawyer

If you are a separated or divorced parent in Massachusetts, you are likely dealing with some disruption today.  I know this because today is Monday, and ends in a “y.”  Of course as parents, disruption is the norm, and we …

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Massachusetts Divorce and Life Insurance

Life insurance is like soft serve ice cream.

By Bedford and Franklin, MA divorce mediator and divorce lawyer Stephen McDonough, Esq.

Life insurance can serve an important function in your Massachusetts divorce agreement. Before you can understand the key role …

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Divorce and Real Estate in the Bedford, MA Area

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By Bedford and Franklin, MA divorce attorney and mediator Stephen McDonough of The Divorce Collaborative.  Stephen is also a licensed Massachusetts real estate broker.

Divorce oftentimes involves the sale and/or purchase of real estate.   Our …

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Massachusetts Divorce FAQ – Moving Out

There is much consider if you are moving out before your divorce is final.

By Massachusetts divorce lawyer and divorce mediator Stephen McDonough of The Divorce Collaborative of Bedford and Franklin, MA.

If you are getting a Massachusetts divorce, can …

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Your Massachusetts Divorce Support Team – Tips to Find the Right Therapist

Therapy can be helpful for people experiencicng divorce.

While the thought of trying to choose a psychotherapist might seem intimidating or even overwhelming, it is not as difficult as you think. If you have ever picked a date for the …

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Talking With Your Kids About Your Divorce – Podcast

With some planning, talking to your kids about your divorce will go more smoothly.

As if getting a Massachusetts divorce wasn’t already stressful, once you and your spouse decide that is where you are heading you need to talk to …

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Six Stages of Divorce Mediation…and an Optional Van Ride

By Attorney & Mediator Stephen McDonough

So, you have been doing some research about the benefits of divorce mediation, but what are the stages of a typical divorce mediation?  Once you and your spouse select a divorce mediator, he or …

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Telling Your Kids About Your Divorce

By Stephen F. McDonough, Massachusetts Divorce Attorney & Mediator at The Divorce Collaborative.  

And you thought the birds and bees talk was going to be stressful.

Telling your children about your divorce is a difficult conversation that parents dread. Basically,

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Ready, Set, Divorce! – 4 Steps to a Better Massachusetts Divorce

 

Some planning is a good idea before leaving the divorce starting lin

You probably wouldn’t go on vacation without first figuring out where you want to go, what you’ll need to pack, how long to be away,  and how …

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