UK: Is Miriam González Durántez a Bad Influence on British Wives, and Women in General?

Don’t You Dare Call Miriam González Durántez  “Mrs Clegg” She is a lawyer and wife to former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg and she recently lampooned an organization on social media for referring to her by her husband’s name. So instead of calling her “Miriam González Durántez” they called her “Mrs Clegg.” She took umbrage … Continue reading “UK: Is Miriam González Durántez a Bad Influence on British Wives, and Women in General?”

7 types of wives who will get dumped within 7 years of their marriage

  These are the types of wives whose marriages will implode in seven years or less: The wife who has no passion of her own It is so important for a wife to have her own interests and her own passions and not to depend on her husband for her every bit of entertainment and … Continue reading “7 types of wives who will get dumped within 7 years of their marriage”

Does It Suck More When it is the Woman Who Has to Pay Alimony to the Man?

Why does it suck extra when it is the woman who has to pay alimony? Below is an excerpt of a conversation we here at Divorce Saloon had about alimony. Do you agree or disagree that when it is the woman who has to pay alimony that it is worse or that it, excuse my … Continue reading “Does It Suck More When it is the Woman Who Has to Pay Alimony to the Man?”

Alimony to Stop at Retirement Age According to Most Judges’ Rulings

Alimony reform is increasingly common across the country and women are usually the ones left holding the blade, as this article in Forbes points out. A key marker for the end of alimony and/or maintenance payments is the age of retirement, that magic moment when the recipient of spousal support becomes eligible for social security … Continue reading “Alimony to Stop at Retirement Age According to Most Judges’ Rulings”

Divorcing? Unemployed? Try to Get a Job Before the Divorce is Even Final. Here are the reasons why:

For many women of a certain age, divorce can be traumatic in more ways than one. A lot of baby boomer women, for example, were stay at home moms. They either gave up their careers to start their family, or they married so young they never had a career at all. But with the durational … Continue reading “Divorcing? Unemployed? Try to Get a Job Before the Divorce is Even Final. Here are the reasons why:”

Should You Kill Your Abusive Husband? Or Just Ask For a Divorce? Wendy Maldonado Chose to Kill

Spousal abuse is very common in America and around the world. Women are more often the victim than men. Sometimes it ends tragically for the woman in that she is killed. But sometimes it is the woman who kills her abuser. Consider the story of Wendy Maldonado. Wendy Maldonado was an abused wife and one … Continue reading “Should You Kill Your Abusive Husband? Or Just Ask For a Divorce? Wendy Maldonado Chose to Kill”

Baby boomer women who divorce after age 50 Have to work longer past retirement

A recent study indicates that women who divorce after the age of 50 are more likely to be working well into their 70s than their counterparts who divorced before the age of 50. The data suggests that a woman’s financial security really takes a harder hit when her marriage dissolves later in her life than … Continue reading “Baby boomer women who divorce after age 50 Have to work longer past retirement”

How to Deal With False Accusations of Cheating & Infidelity

When Amber Heard and Johnny Depp were divorcing in 2016, he allegedly accused her of having an affair with Billy Bob Thornton, Angelina Jolie’s ex husband. Ms Heard and Mr Thornton vehemently denied the accusation. But that apparently did not stop Mr Depp from going to ballistic that he severed on of his fingers, allegedly, … Continue reading “How to Deal With False Accusations of Cheating & Infidelity”

Is Divorce and Family Law a hidden issue in the 2016 Presidential elections

I was reading this article about how polls show that family leave pay is a huge issue for voters this year. Apparently people – women in particular – between the ages of 40 – 64 really think this is a huge issue for them in this presidential election. They want it to be law that … Continue reading “Is Divorce and Family Law a hidden issue in the 2016 Presidential elections”

Single women v divorced women: Who needs more protection?

Single, never married women of a certain milieu in New York are buying up pricey real estate in Manhattan as if it is going out of style at the same time that lot of recently divorced women are having to downsize and reduce their standard of living. It is an interesting phenomenon and it begs … Continue reading “Single women v divorced women: Who needs more protection?”

Why do women on reality shows like “Real Housewives” have a greater divorce risk?

When Real Housewives of New York star Ramona Singer announced her divorce after a two-decade + marriage, it got me to thinking that reality shows are intrinsically bad for marriages. This is true not just for Real Housewives but for all participants in reality shows. There are so many examples of this: pop stars like Jessica … Continue reading “Why do women on reality shows like “Real Housewives” have a greater divorce risk?”

10 reasons why black women are to blame for the high black divorce rate – by Jennifer

The black woman who makes more money than her husband on account of her higher levels of education can quickly find herself on online dating sites looking for a new husband.

The black woman who makes more money than her husband on account of her higher levels of education can quickly find herself on online dating sites looking for a new husband.

Why are women so greedy in divorce disputes?

Are women greedy about the money in divorce actions? Well put it this way: in divorce actions both party are looking out for their Financial interests. It is war and if they have to fight dirty, they do because neither party wants to be left with “less.” The thing that works against women is that usually the husband makes most of the money in the marriage

Are women greedy about the money in divorce actions? Well put it this way: in divorce actions both party are looking out for their Financial interests. It is war and if they have to fight dirty, they do because neither party wants to be left with “less.” The thing that works against women is that usually the husband makes most of the money in the marriage

How Can 21st Century Women Improve Their Financial Odds Post Divorce?

-By Marion TD Lewis Why are women still getting the Financial shaft when they get divorced? I was reading this article on the Guardian website the other day where the author basically excoriates the media for suggesting that all women in big money cases are “gold-diggers.”  In fact, as the author rightfully points out, the … Continue reading “How Can 21st Century Women Improve Their Financial Odds Post Divorce?”

ISRAEL: The film “GETT: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem” shows how Israeli divorce laws discriminates against women

Have you heard about this film, “GETT: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem”? This film received decent reviews at the 2014 Cannes Film festival. According to, I believe the Hollywood Reporter: This third instalment in the trilogy on Israeli women by actress Ronit Elkabetz and her brother Shlomi delivers everything a film should: as Ronit said, speaking … Continue reading “ISRAEL: The film “GETT: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem” shows how Israeli divorce laws discriminates against women”