Articles by Carlos Blanco

Referral Roulette

I’m sure many of you can relate to this. You’re in need of a service, say for some general repair work around the house. Naturally,…


Divorce in the Workplace

It was eight years ago when my wife asked for the divorce. Anyone can argue that there is never a good time for that kind…


A mom’s divorce story

The white picket fence is long gone. The till death do us part was not to be. The forever was over. This is not the…


The Truth about Alimony

Nothing can be more polarizing when it comes to divorce than the topic of alimony or spousal support. To shed some light on spousal support,…


I’ve fallen and can’t get up

Two years ago Nancy discovered that Frank had an affair; she forgave him for the sake of the marriage and the children. Fast forward two…



Divorce Do Over

As Divorce Matters approaches its one year anniversary and my divorce its six year mark, I wanted to use this edition as a reflection. Based…


Caring for children after divorce

With minor children, post-divorce arrangements and caring for children are most often a challenge, for both the children and the parents. To discuss this topic,…


Divorce Support Groups Can Help

I often get asked about the value of divorce support groups and where one can find such a group. Going through my divorce, I only…


Getting your Mojo Back

We all know the story of at least one divorcee who, post divorce, proceeds to get into the best shape of their lives. And while…