CNBC reports that there has been a fivefold increase in the number of couples who signed a prenuptial agreement over the past two decades. From pursuing ambitious entrepreneurial endeavors to paying down hefty student loan debt, there are countless reasons why so many couples are now drafting prenups before saying “I do.”
Every marriage has ups and downs, and just because you and your spouse have hit a rut does not necessarily mean that your marriage is on its last leg. However, if you and your partner are no longer spending time together, not supporting each other, or arguing often, then it may be time to consider […]
Mayor Bill de Blasio, first lady Chirlane McCray, and commissioner of the New York Police Department James P. O’Neill are hard at work drawing up a comprehensive strategy to combat the city’s recent rise in domestic violence homicides.
Domestic violence is more common than many people realize. The World Health Organization reports that 35 percent of women worldwide experience some form of abuse at the hands of their intimate partners.
Most couples fight at least a few times over the course of their relationship – but there is a difference between a healthy, heated argument every now and then and vicious, repeated patterns of spousal abuse. Domestic violence takes many forms, from verbal intimidation to physical assault, and recent statistics show it’s a lot more […]
Getting a divorce is an emotional process, fraught with tension, anxiety and a multitude of complex legal regulations. And if you think all of this is tough on the spouses looking to separate, spare a thought for the children.