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Win Child Custody: Dos & Don'ts to Live By

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Nervous about your child custody case going before the court? Find out what you need to do -- and not do -- in order to win.

Child Custody Resources for Single Parents
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Single Parenting Tips

As a new single parent, do you struggle with your sudden independence? Learn how to get through the first year single with these practical tips.

5 Things Your Kids Need From You as They Cope With Family Change

Family change has a huge impact on kids. Find out what all kids going through family change and transition need, from being included to being about to express themselves.

2014 Tax Free Weekend in the U.S.

Find a 2014 tax-free weekend in a state near you and save money on back-to-school purchases like clothing, school supplies, electronics, and more.

5 Types of Family Court Cases

Wondering what types of cases family courts usually handle -- along with typical rulings for each? Here are the 5 most common family court cases.

Prepare for a Difficult Child Custody Battle

Facing a difficult custody battle with your ex? Learn how to prepare, from reviewing your court documents to readying yourself mentally & physically.

How to Cope With the Stress of Single Parenting

Constantly feeling stressed out, tense, and frazzled as a single parent? Use these relaxation techniques to relax your mind and cope with ongoing stress.

Tell the Children About Your Divorce

How much detail you give your kids matters. Learn how to sit down with your ex plan what you'll say when you first tell your kids about your divorce.

Are Your Family's House Rules Clearly Defined?

Clearly defined house rules let your kids know what you expect of them at all times. Learn how to create your own set of rules and discuss them with your children.

Book Review of Staying Home Alone

The book Staying Home Alone is a great tool for parents to use in teaching their children how to be safe when they're home alone. With everything from basic rules to quizzes and activities, this book will help you talk with your child about how, exactly, to be safe at home alone.

What to Do If Your Child Dislikes the Guy You're Dating

Unsure what to do when your child gives your boyfriend the cold shoulder -- or openly rejects him? Find out with these single parent dating tips.

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