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What happens if one spouse wants a divorce and the other doesn't?

Making the choice to end a marriage is not easy. The lead up to this decision probably involved months of discussion, thinking and even sharp disagreements between the parties. Despite all of this, it is possible that one spouse will be ready to move forward with a divorce before the other one is. This may lead to the question, is it possible to stop this process in Florida once one spouse has initiated it?

Without careful planning, divorce can come at a steep cost

When a Florida couple decides to move forward with ending their marriage, they understand there are significant financial implications that come with this decision. There are always financial adjustments that have to be made after this process, even when couples are amicable and willing to come to an out-of-court agreement. Without careful planning and consideration for the future, a divorce can come at a steep cost to some.

Property division and the financial implications of gray divorce

When a Florida couple decides that it is appropriate to end their marriage, there are certain consequences that come with that decision. The financial implications that come with a gray divorce are significant, and an older individual will want to be diligent about protecting his or her long-term interests during the property division process. Gray divorce, which is a divorce between two people age 50 and up, is on the rise.

When can a person know if divorce is the right choice?

It's never easy to make the decision to end a marriage. Even in cases where both parties are amicable and resolved to work together peacefully, divorce is still an emotional and difficult process. For some Florida readers, making the choice to move forward with this step is difficult, and they struggle with wondering whether it's the right things to do.