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LOCAL DIVORCE MEDIATOR MICHELE MARTIN FEATURED ON INSIDE EDITION

Capital District Mediator Michele Martin appears on Inside Edition in a feature story on the Divorce Hotel, a unique divorce concept

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Get Divorced ASAP

"I Wish I Had Gotten Divorced Years Ago"

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Children of Divorced Parents Can Get More College Financial Aid

Structure your divorce agreement to maximize financial aid.

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What “Alimony” Looks Like in New York State

"Lifestyle to Which One Has Been Accustomed" is a Myth

I put the word alimony in quotations in the title of this article as it seems to be most commonly used and understood.  In New York State, the terms Spousal Support and/or Spousal Maintenance are the 'official' terms. In 2015

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So Easy To Marry…So Difficult to Divorce…Let’s Change This Paradigm!

This is really crazy if you think about it - I can walk down to City Hall, fill out a form, pay $35 and 24 hours later enter into the biggest legal contract I will ever enter into! But...

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Victoria Niles Joins Divorce Agree as Vice President of Marketing

Niles said “I am excited to join Divorce Agree and to educate referring professionals and the public about divorce mediation and to spread the word that there is an alternative to a “traditional” divorce that is less adversarial, more efficient and significantly less expensive. Divorce Mediation is an idea whose time has come.”

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Set Your DVR For Reality Divorce

There are plenty of reality shows on television that focus on marriage proposals and elaborate preparations for weddings. Two new shows will be premiering on T.V. that focus on a less celebrated part of a marriage - the divorce. The creator of a popular mediation program in the Netherlands,

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A Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA) Can Help to Ensure a Fair Financial Settlement

In addition to being a divorce mediator I am also a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA) ™. A CDFA™ helps attorneys and clients make financial sense of various settlement proposals and determine the short-term and long-term financial impact of any proposed divorce settlement. I also provide valuable information on financial issues that are related to the divorce, such as tax consequences, dividing pension plans, continued health care coverage, stock option elections and much more.

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Divorce: Don’t believe everything you hear

A divorce can be an extremely difficult time in a person’s life. Individuals going through the process often turn to friends and family to help get them through this painful time. Unfortunately this can actually make things worse if the people who should be there to provide understanding inflame the situation by giving advice about matters they have little or no knowledge about.

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Financial Advisor Starts Business in Malta Offering Mediation Services For Divorces

Mediation also affords the couple control over the divorce process and allows creative solutions to problems that might otherwise be decided by a judge. Mediation can also help couples avoid the animosity so common in divorce.

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