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How to Talk to Your Children about Divorce

Children at varied developmental levels naturally have a different understanding of divorce, the reasons for it, and what the future will bring. Parents will therefore need to tailor discussions according to their children's maturity. Parents of young children should maintain routines, provide consistency in rules and expectations, and provide extra affection.

5 Most Shocking Celebrity Divorces

Paul McCartney and Heather MillsBeatles star Paul McCartney's divorce from former model Heather Mills was one of the most explosive in showbiz history. The couple were married from 2002-2006, before their divorce was finalised in 2008. Their lavish wedding took place in Glaslough, Co. Monaghan. In several interviews Mills said the breakdown of their marriage was caused by McCartney's daughter, Stella. Mills and McCartney had one daughter together, Beatrice Milly McCartney, and Mills left the marriage with a 31 million dollar settlement, which she reportedly spent in 22 months.

5 Most Heartbreaking Celebrity Breakups

Jennifer Aniston And Brad PittJennifer and Brad were the ultimate Hollywood fairy tale couple... They seemed to be that successful, good-looking duo that had their life all planned out. They were just made for each other and were indeed Hollywood's favorite couple! Hearts shattered around the world when Brad and Jennifer split.

Parenting plan -- much more than equal days for each parent

If you are considering divorce or are in the process of a divorce, you will know that you and the other party will soon be ex-spouses, but you will never be ex-parents. Like most parents, it is likely also important for you and your ex to maintain loving parent-child relationships with your kids after your divorce. Drafting parenting plans is not a simple task of dividing the days and the holidays equally. Parents must consider the age of each child, his or her psychological needs and temperament.

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's Divorce: Everything You Need to Know

Sept. 19: Jolie Files for Divorce. The 41-year-old actress filed for divorce from Pitt on Monday, citing irreconcilable differences. The couple separated on sep. 15, according to the divorce papers. Jolie asked for physical custody of the couple's shared six children -Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Vivienne and Knox. She requested that Pitt, 52, be granted visitation. The actress did not ask for child or spousal support.

Don't forget your estate plans when filing for divorce

As difficult as it is, you're getting divorced because it's what is best for you and your family. An often overlooked step is the estate plan. Your life is changing. What did you previously include in a will or other financial documents that affects the future of your money?

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