Making the decision to file for a divorce can be a difficult one, and it's not made any easier by the uncertainty that some individuals can feel about their decision. Oftentimes people are not sure what to expect and it can make it a frightening proposition. With all the different problems that an individual can face, sometimes it is hard to know how to prepare. While every case is different, and some are more difficult than others, there are a few common pointers than an individual can use to help their divorce preparation go smoothly.
While financial matters may be important in a divorce amongst those with high assets, financial concerns are sometimes trumped by questions regarding child custody and visitation rights. Determining child custody can be an emotional taxing time, but many experts say that remaining collected and cordial can be helpful. They also suggest taking the feelings of your spouse into consideration. To that end, working with your spouse to keep both parents involved in a child life may be the best option. That being said, it's important to do what's in the best interest of the child, which sometimes means pushing for sole custody.