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10 Baseball Movies For Dad This Father’s Day

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Father’s Day is almost here. We’re also right in the thick of baseball season. (Let’s go, Padres!) It’s a great time to get out and see a game at Petco with dad—okay, maybe not this weekend since the Friars are on the road. But one of our other favorite Father’s Day traditions is watching movies with the old man. Following that line of thinking, here are ten of our favorite baseball movies to watch with …

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10 Hilarious Dad Tweets

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You gotta love dads. Always ready to lend a hand or chip in with a classic dad joke that makes everyone around them groan. And thanks to the magic of social media, that audience has widened exponentially. It’s no longer just friends and family who share in the forced laughter. With that in mind, here are some hilarious dad tweets we came across that made us laugh, or made us cringe, or a little bit …

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Dana Carvey on the Divorce Rate [Divorce Meme]

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We’ve all heard, “It’s funny because it’s true,” or some variation of the saying. And that certainly goes for what comedian, actor, Saturday Night Live veteran, and overall comic treasure Dana Carvey has to say about the rise of gray divorce. It’s hilarious for sure, but also insightful and all too close to reality. Check out our latest divorce meme to see what the comic has to say on the matter during a recent stand …

Divorce Or Legal Separation?

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Divorce comes with a finality, with the knowledge that your marriage is definitively over. It may be the absolute right choice, but that doesn’t make it easy. This one decision throws your entire life into upheaval. Sign that paper and your life is never the same. While divorce is the most common way to end a marital relationship, it’s not the only one. In some cases, legal separation may be an option. While divorce is …

How Child Custody Has Changed

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The common refrain goes: “Mothers always get the kids after divorce.” We’ve all heard that or something similar. Over the years, the prevailing wisdom has always been that the courts give the kids to the mother in custody cases and that fathers have no chance. That, however, is not exactly true and hasn’t always been the case. Though that’s the perception, child custody laws, including those in California, are gender neutral. That means, as written, …

7 Child Support Questions Answered

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Our children are the most important part of our lives. There’s nothing we won’t do for them. Divorce is an all-too-frequent occurrence, but that doesn’t mean we stop caring for our kids. And it certainly doesn’t mean we stop providing for their care. After a marriage ends, this most often takes the form of child support. These payments provide for the ongoing care and support of our children. While ensuring financial stability is one of …

Do Long Commutes Lead To Divorce? [Infographic]

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No two divorces are ever the same. What ruins one relationship doesn’t necessarily cause the same havoc in another. And it’s crazy to see what unexpected factors increase risks of divorce. For example, did you know a long daily commute intensifies your chances of splitting up? While it may sound strange, a Swedish study dug into this subject and found exactly that. They analyzed data collected over a span of ten years, from 1995 through …

Cohabitation And Spousal Support

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Spousal support, often called alimony in everyday conversation, is one of the biggest topics people ask us about. One question that pops up all the time is, “If my ex moves in with a new partner, do I still have to pay spousal support?” It’s tricky, but the impact of cohabitation on spousal support comes up a lot. As with most court orders, once in place, spousal support is usually difficult to change. With things …

Should I Hire A Lawyer?

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Do I need to hire a lawyer? That’s a question no one really ever wants to ask themselves. In general, it probably means something is wrong. Maybe you’ve been arrested, perhaps you’re getting divorced. Not every situation is black and white and automatically requires a lawyer. In an amicable divorce, for instance, it’s possible to take a do-it-yourself approach and be just fine. You also have the right to represent yourself in other legal proceedings …

High Asset Divorce: 5 Costly Mistakes

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In simple cases, usually shorter marriages with no kids and little shared property to divide, the divorce process is often relatively straightforward. But the more you have to deal with, the more complicated things become. Every divorce has a lot at stake, but high asset divorce presents its own unique problems. Any divorce has a substantial impact on your financial future. Your economic well-being hangs in the balance. Depending on the choices you make, you …

Bankruptcy Or Divorce?

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Debt has a way of getting ahead of you all too quickly. Credit cards, loans, medical bills, mortgages, they all add up. If you’re not careful, before long you’re fighting just to keep your head above water. Marriages feel the brunt, and often filing for bankruptcy offers the best option available. But that impacts every facet of your life, including divorce. The CliffsNotes version is that bankruptcy complicates divorce in any number of ways. When …

How Complicated Can Divorce Get?

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Divorce gets complex. That’s not news to anyone. Two people dividing up the things they acquired over the course of a relationship is rarely simple. But just how complicated can divorce become? One pending celebrity split may illustrate how tangled things can get, even in the best of circumstances. Famous couples break up all the time. We see a constant stream of them in the magazine headlines as we wait in line at the grocery …

5 Gray Divorce Retirement Mistakes

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People are consistently living longer, healthier lives. As couples age, as their children become adults, and as they retire, there’s often a great deal of life yet to live. Years and years in many cases. Increasingly, people are opting for gray divorce. This term has been all over in the last few years. It refers to couples who divorce later in life. It’s one of the fastest growing divorce demographics. Since the 1990s, the numbers …

Unexpected Smoking Hazard [Infographic]

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By now we’re all aware that cigarette smoking carries certain potential health hazards. That’s not news to anyone. You can’t even watch prime time TV without constant reminders. But it may also carry one unexpected danger, it may lead you down the road to divorce. As it turns out, quitting may not just save your life, it may also help salvage your family and marriage. At least according to the researchers at Melbourne University. Check …

Tips To Fill Out An NCAA Tournament Bracket

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Filling out an NCAA Tournament bracket and entering half a dozen pools is practically an American tradition. But filling out a bracket is also a daunting task. Some fans religiously pore over every word Joe Lunardi utters, track quadrant one wins, and keep tabs on conference tournament play. And after all that, we usually get dusted by someone who made every pick based on mascot ferocity or head coach wife hotness. You have to choose …