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Divorce After 60

Even if your marriage isn’t working, going through a divorce after 60 is devastating. Let’s talk about recovering from a divorce, dating after divorce and other related topics.

Life After Divorce for Women over 60: 5 Emotions to Expect (Video)
3 years ago

Life After Divorce for Women over 60: 5 Emotions to Expect (Video)

Life after divorce is filled with overwhelming emotions. Many women feel a combination of anger, fear, resentment and confusion. They may even feel shame or guilt, even when they don’t deserve to. Read More

Divorce Advice for Women Over 50: Avoid these 5 Common Mistakes
3 years ago

Divorce Advice for Women Over 50: Avoid these 5 Common Mistakes

By  •  Family

When divorce is mixed with other transitions in your life, like retirement or taking care of an ailing parent, it’s tempting to never want to leave the house. Read More

Going Through a Divorce After 60? Here’s How to Protect Yourself (Video)
3 years ago

Going Through a Divorce After 60? Here’s How to Protect Yourself (Video)

When you are going through a divorce after 60, all you want to do is climb under a rock and wait for it all to pass. Read More

Divorce After 50 Can Be Heartbreaking and Liberating
3 years ago

Divorce After 50 Can Be Heartbreaking and Liberating

By  •  Family

Divorce after 50 is especially tough on women. For years, divorce was stigmatized and many women were left to feel ashamed by their situation. They felt like it was their fault and that they didn’t deserve a chance to start over. Read More

Surprise! Divorced Spouses Can Get Social Security Benefits
3 years ago

Surprise! Divorced Spouses Can Get Social Security Benefits

Many women believe that they are not entitled to Social Security if they are divorced. The truth is you can get Social Security on your ex-spouse’s record, under certain circumstances, even if you have been divorced for many years. Read More

60 Women Share their Advice for Surviving a Divorce After 60
4 years ago

60 Women Share their Advice for Surviving a Divorce After 60

Divorce after 60 may be painful, but, at least it is no longer a taboo subject. It’s also a challenge that more and more women are facing as our generation ages. Read More

How to Recover from a Divorce After 60
4 years ago

How to Recover from a Divorce After 60

Many women in our community have been forced to deal with a divorce after 60. These women are not alone. According to UK government statistics, divorce rates for women over 60 have increased significantly since 1991. This is despite the fact that overall divorce rates are down during the same period. Read More

Forget Silver Divorces – More Boomers Saying “I Do,” for the Second Time
4 years ago

Forget Silver Divorces – More Boomers Saying “I Do,” for the Second Time

There has been a lot of talk lately about the increase in silver divorces among baby boomers. As our children leave the house and we start to look towards the coming decades, more of us are deciding to go it alone. Read More

3 Implications of the Rise of Divorce After 50
5 years ago

3 Implications of the Rise of Divorce After 50

In recent years, a lot has been written about the fact that divorce rates among people over 50 are rising, while other generations are staying married longer. For example, over the last 20 years, baby boomer divorce rates have increased 50%. Read More

The Stages of ‘EX’ – Dealing with Divorce After 60
6 years ago

The Stages of ‘EX’ – Dealing with Divorce After 60

Elizabeth Kubler Ross wrote about the five stages of dealing with death and loss – denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance. Read More