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Are you sure it’s over? How to Brexit amicably

A lot of commentators have compared Brexit to a divorce, albeit a very complex one. We at amicable know that when you di[...]

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Mr V Mrs – Call The Mediator – Love it or loathe it, the programme creates debate

Whilst millions of people watched Call the Mediator, believing (or breathing a sigh of relief) that this kind of thing h[...]

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Guest blogger Alexa’s thoughts on co-parenting with the worst kind of ex: The narcissist

At amicable, our mission is help separating parents divorce with minimal conflict and work together for the sake of thei[...]

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Separated Parents Summer Survival Guide

It’s that time of year when, if you’re separated parents, you have shared summer holidays looming. For any parent, the l[...]

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Divorce-Timing Tips Guaranteed to Save you Money

It may be a cliché to say timing is everything, but in divorce it’s crucial to making it through amicably with your hear[...]

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8 Jaw-Dropping Divorce Statistics

Separation can feel isolating but our divorce statistics show you’re not alone. Nearly half a million people each year i[...]

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Whose kids would you rather be – Brangelina’s or Ballboyslim’s?

Two celebrity couples. Two high profile divorces. Two lots of kids. That’s just about where the similarities end. As far[...]

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amicable’s unique way to divorce launches this week

amicable’s unique way to divorce launches this week. Exciting times… So why do we believe traditional models are broken?[...]

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Divorce Basics – What you need to know about getting divorced

How do I separate and what’s involved in a divorce? Our divorce basics blog tells you everything you need to know. There[...]

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How to Beat the Crippling Cost of Divorce

£70,000. The average spend on getting divorced in the UK. In London the average cost of divorce is a staggering £134,525[...]

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Christmas, Divorce and Separated Parenting

Welcome to the amicable guide to Christmas, divorce and separated parenting. If it’s your first Christmas as separated p[...]

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How to get divorced if Christmas was the final straw

In this blog, we set out how to get divorced amicably if Christmas has been the straw that’s broken the camel’s back. My[...]

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5-minute guide to minimising divorce effects on children

Co-founder of amicable, Kate Daly, shares her tips for minimising divorce effects on children. Learning from my mistakes[...]

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Divorce Grounds: What are they and do I have them?

In England and Wales, you must be married at least a year and have divorce grounds to legally end your marriage. In this[...]

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Want to keep the cost of divorce low? Read on

The cost of divorce can be huge. It’s estimated that couples can end up paying £8,000 each in legal fees just for lawyer[...]



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