Monthly Archives: August 2014

Divorce cases on rise in Dubai

Dubai Statistic Centre show a dramatic increase of 40 per cent in the number of divorces in Dubai from 2011 to 2013. The numbers show that 896 divorce certificates were issued in 2011. The number increased by 25.56 per cent … Continue reading

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Orange County California Uses Electronic Monitoring for Array of Offenders

In Orange County, Calif., the probation department’s “supervised electronic confinement program,” which monitors the movements of low-risk offenders, has been outsourced to a private company, Sentinel Offender Services. The company, by its own account, oversees case management, including breath alcohol … Continue reading

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Criminalizing Businesses and blackmail

WHO runs the world’s most lucrative shakedown operation? The Sicilian mafia? The People’s Liberation Army in China? The kleptocracy in the Kremlin? If you are a big business, all these are less grasping than America’s regulatory system. The formula is … Continue reading

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Borderline Personality Disorder makes moving on after divorce all but impossible

The system’s prevailing notion in the termination of marriage is that both sides are equally at fault. This is debilitating, infuriating and magnifies the already intense suffering of going through divorce. An otherwise put-together person will become as crazy as … Continue reading

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Orange County still trying to shake the real estate blues

Zillow shows residents living in Orange County lose about half their income paying their rent or mortgage to live in the least affordable housing market in the U.S., see Orange County Zillow. Everything is still down. The direction of the housing … Continue reading

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Flipping Houses is no longer profitable

The monetary appeal of flipping a home is starting to dissipate as the market returns to historical trends. Back in the second quarter of 2013, 6.2% of homes were flipped, compared to just 4.6% in the second quarter of 2014, … Continue reading

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Chinese government limits number of divorces

Getting divorced is never an easy thing, but a city district in northwestern China wants to make it just a bit harder. Since March 2012, the civil affairs bureau in Chang’an District of Xi’an City — an urban area with … Continue reading

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Senior Divorces, Mature Divorces, Divorce in Your Retirement Years, Grey Divorces, Late in Life Divorces, Baby Boomer Divorces

Senior Divorces, Mature Divorces, Divorce in Your Retirement Years, Grey Divorces, Late in Life Divorces, Baby Boomer Divorces

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Older couples divorce to avoid alzheimer's related medical bills ruining their finances

Divorce among older couples is on the rise in our country due to spiraling medical and long-term care costs.  As a reminder, Medicare only covers up to 100 days of nursing care. If you and/or your spouse need nursing/long-term care, … Continue reading

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Blast from the Past- Principal Reductions Resulting From Short Sales Will End the Las Vegas Real Estate Crises 2009

WHAT A LONG STRANGE YEAR ITS BEENIn the Spring of 2008, Las Vegas homeowners stopped paying their mortgage, and filed predatory lending lawsuits against their lenders alleging mortgage fraud including RESPA and TILA violations. Hundreds of those cases were filed … Continue reading

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