The Continuing Increase in Gray Divorce

The Continuing Increase in Gray Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

The continuing increase in gray divorce while the overall divorce rate continues to drop across the United States is quite concerning.  One of the first studies on the matter entitled “The Gray Divorce Revolution: Rising Divorce among Middle-aged and Older Adults” by Susan L. Brown of Bowling Green State University provided interesting insights that definitely match our experience with divorce …

How are Social Security benefits divided in a Carlsbad divorce

How are Social Security Benefits divided in a Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

How are Social Security benefits divided in a Carlsbad divorce?  If you or your spouse receive Social Security will a divorce affect your payments? The number of divorces in those above the age of 52 has substantially increased over the past few decades. Here in California most are committed to enjoying the outdoors lifestyle and are committed to remaining fit …

Older Couples are Divorcing at an Increasing Rate

Older Couples are Divorcing at an Increasing Rate

Pierre Domercq Divorce

While surveys show that the nation’s divorce rate may actually be going down, older couples are divorcing at an increasing rate.  Unfortunately, couples over the age of 50 in California and around the country are far more likely to see their marriages fail than they were in decades past.  The rate of what sociologists call “gray divorce” doubled between 1990 …