Deciding To Move After A Divorce

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Deciding To Move After A Divorce

Deciding To Move After A Divorce

Relocation after divorce is often considered a smart decision as you move ahead to start a new life. However, before hiring a moving company to help you, it advisable to make a few considerations as to whether relocation is the best option; this is especially essential if you have small children. The following tips can greatly help you if you are deciding to move after a divorce.

Reasons for relocation

As already stated, moving after a divorce can have its benefits. However, when there are children involved, it can have adverse impact on parenting. If you are moving with the children to a far distance, chances are high that your co-parent will do everything possible to prevent the move.

This issue can only be determined following a court hearing where the judge issues a custody order. If the ruling is in your favor, below are reasons why you should go ahead and move:

  1. Gain financial stability for the family

A move to a new environment can be triggered by the need to gain a more stable income to support the family. Perhaps, you may be moving to stay with friends and family and save on the cost of living. Whatever the reason is; if you are moving to make a better life for yourself and your children, be sure you have carried out research in advance so you identify the possible income generating activities available in your preferred area.

  1. Remarry

Most people move after a divorce to marry. Of course, the fact that you are divorced and with children does not tie you to that situation forever.


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If you have found an opportunity to create a better home with more support, better financial freedom, why wait?

  1. Better support system

The support of family and friends is essential after a divorce. Go ahead and make that long distance move to be near those who care about you. The support they will offer is a salve for your emotional words.

  1. Start afresh

The emotional baggage that comes with the decision to divorce and going through what is often a messy affair is enough to get even the strongest of us down. By moving away, you give yourself a chance to start a new; in a new place where no one knows you and where you can have peace of mind.

Plan the move

Moving to a new home is not an easy process especially where are divorce is involved. It is advisable to plan your move early by finding a home to stay in the new area, learning the area, and establishing a course of action after the move.

It is not easy to walk away from a life you invested in but a divorce will often require you to do just that. The only way to make this transition as pain-free for you as possible is by hiring the services of a reputable moving company. You already have more than enough on your plate, let someone else do all the back-breaking work for you.

Joe Webster

Written by Joe Webster

Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.

After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.

With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.

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