Everything you need to know about breaking up with someone, separation and divorce

Category: Better Endings | Author and Publisher: Elly Prior | First published: 14-03-2019 | Modified: 10-05-2019

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The complete guide for how to end your relationship or marriage

When you want to know how to break up with someone there are lots of different things to consider and questions to ask.  So, on this page you'll find links to help you address every aspect of breaking up, including: 

  • Is your relationship worth saving?
  • How do you know when to break up?
  • How to end a relationship
  • What to say when you want to end your marriage
  • Should you stay friends after breaking up?
  • How can you help your children through a breakup?
  • How to get over someone
  • How to break up with someone who is abusive
  • How do you break up an affair?
  • And sooo much more!

Your particular circumstances are different from anyone else's. But whatever advice you need right now, I've made it easy for you to find what you're looking for when you're considering leaving a relationship...

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How to break up, separate and/or divorce

Before you break up or file for divorce

Things you need to know before you end your relationship or marriage

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How to break up a marriage or relationship

How to break up with someone you live with

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How to get through a divorce

How to help your children through a family breakup

Finally

If you're thinking about breaking up with someone, take your time and follow the links above to the articles that feel most relevant to you right now.

I applaud you for deciding to learn how best to go about ending your relationship. A break-up doesn't have to be messy and painful. And all of my advice is geared towards helping you do the very best you can to ensure that you and your partner can go your separate ways with your self-esteem intact.

Life's too short to simply make do, and you deserve to be in a happy and fulfilling relationship with someone who's just right for you. I'm rooting for you :-)

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