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Can a high school yearbook photo predict divorce?

Many people in Pennsylvania may want to go get their yearbooks off the shelf before getting married. If a new study is to be believed, people intending to get married may want to look at the yearbook photos of themselves and their intended spouses. According to this research, whether the person in the picture is smiling is a predictor of divorce.

Things people in Pennsylvania need to know about divorce

Ending a marriage is one of the most emotional experiences a person will ever go through. There are a multitude of books and other self-help mediums available to help people in Pennsylvania deal with the trauma of divorce. However, only someone who has been through it can share some things.

Study shows divorce may spread.

Pennsylvania couples may be interested to hear about a new study that indicates that there is a possibility that, when a couple has friends that divorce, they are more likely to divorce as well. The study showed that there is an increase of 75 percent in the risk of a couple getting a divorce if people in the couple's social network get divorced. Even having a divorced acquaintance can increase the likelihood by 33 percent, according to the research.

How Pennsylvania divorce impacts retirement accounts

When a Pennsylvania couple gets married, they expect to grow old and retire together. Unfortunately, there are many couples who won't make it to that point before their marriage ends in divorce. One of the assets that will be affected by this is the retirement accounts that the couple was building together.

Divorce mediation is not for everyone in Pennsylvania

With divorce at an all time high nationwide, many people are touting the benefits of keeping Pennsylvania couples out of court. Options such as divorce mediation and collaborative law are gaining popularity. However, there are times when neither of these options will work for a Pennsylvania couple.

Getting the kids through a Pennsylvania divorce

When a marriage ends, there are inevitably feelings of anger, resentment and sadness. Making sure those feelings have as little effect on the children as possible isn't always easy. However, there are things that Pennsylvania parents can do to help their children through the divorce.

Pennsylvania divorce: Should you withdraw from joint accounts?

A fear that divorcing women around the country and in Pennsylvania have is how they are going to pay for their living expenses and an attorney before any temporary order can be put into place. One way is to remove money from the couple's joint accounts in anticipation of a divorce filing. However, this does come with some risks and rules.

Pennsylvania divorce: Will the Google prenup be valid?

Pennsylvania Google fans may be interested to know that rumors of a split between the co-founder of Google and his wife have been confirmed. Apparently, the couple has been separated for several months, but has not yet filed for divorce. Reports are that so far, the couple is staying friendly.

Is a collaborative law divorce harder for Pennsylvania couples?

People in Pennsylvania will often talk about wanting to have an amicable divorce without really understanding just challenging being "amicable" can be for a relationship in which tensions are running high. It can be a lot of work for a couple to get a collaborative law divorce. Fortunately, it may also be the most rewarding form of divorce.

Complex property division can slow down a Pittsburgh divorce

When it comes to getting a divorce, many people in Pittsburgh may be concerned with what assets they will receive in the divorce settlement. Sometimes, a complex property division can slow down the process. It's not always easy to make sure both parties are treated fairly and equitably.

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