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Signs your spouse is preparing for divorce

On Behalf of | Jul 7, 2022 | Divorce |

Divorce can be hard to go through, especially when you do not expect it. The reality is, though, that in many cases there are clear signs that your spouse wants a divorce.

While you may not be able to prevent a divorce from happening, there are things you can do to prepare yourself if you think it may be on the horizon. By knowing the signs of a spouse that would like a divorce, you can put yourself in a better position if it happens.

Increased emotional distance

While a spouse may become more emotionally distant during times of stress or change, it is also possible that emotional distance could mean that they are considering divorce. Often, when the other spouse is thinking about divorce they will pull away, and be less interested in connecting with you.

Increased financial disputes

Along with more emotional distance, you may notice that your spouse is more interested in discussing finances, and is more likely to get into disputes with you about finances. They may want to talk more about what belongs to who, and how much of the finances they deserve. Another sign that they want to get a divorce is that they attempt to hide funds, or do not tell you about any extra money they may have.

A divorce is often a hard thing to face. While it may be a challenge, getting prepared for it can help strengthen your position and take some of the stress out of it for you.


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