Post-Divorce Checklist

Friday, Oct 11th 2019 | Mary Salisbury | Divorce

Your divorce is final! No doubt you feel like taking a break but there is much more to do to separate your life from your ex’s. Here is a checklist to get started: Update your will....

What do you do about the mortgage when you...

Friday, Oct 4th 2019 | Mary Salisbury | Divorce

When a couple goes through a divorce, the marital home is one of the biggest assets, if not the biggest asset, in the marital estate. Although sometimes keeping the home is not the best...

The Importance of a Good Budget in Divorce

Monday, Jan 21st 2019 | Mary Salisbury | Divorce

Christmas is the season for spending. You might ignore your budgets that time of year but don’t ignore your budget when you are going through a divorce!! Your budget is one of your...

Top Ten Most Expensive States to Divorce

Monday, Jan 7th 2019 | Mary Salisbury | Divorce

North Carolina didn’t make the top ten most expensive places to divorce, but our neighbor Virginia and our close neighbor Georgia did. So it’s not just the northeast and California that...

Keeping the marital home in divorce can be...

Monday, Dec 17th 2018 | Mary Salisbury | Divorce

Nine reasons why keeping the home is a mistake: Keeping the marital home in divorce can be one of the biggest financial mistakes made in divorce. Many divorced Moms have told me they...

Going Back to Work After Divorce

Monday, Dec 3rd 2018 | Mary Salisbury | Divorce

Returning to work is an emotional challenge! Are you a stay at home parent looking at divorce? Most of my mediation cases involve a stay-at-home parent, usually Moms. It takes a while...