Sh*t I Wish I Had Known in My Divorce
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Online courses to help you with your divorce.
"What do I need to know when getting divorced?" Divorce doesn't have to be this tough. I've created two online courses to reduce the confusion and stress of the divorce journey. Let's start shifting your mindset from failed marriage to fresh start.
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This comprehensive video course covers the legal, financial, and emotional information you need to be more empowered on your divorce journey. For less than the cost of 90 minutes with an attorney, and includes login for you & an ally.
Divide Not Conquer
This short video course is laser-focused on getting your divorce finances organized. Includes access to Divide Not Conquer Finances Worksheet custom built for this course.
Self-paced, affordable, and it features a stellar team of educators. The whole package.
I wish I had come across this before I started this journey. I would definitely recommend this to a friend. It was excellent. Period.
The course is cathartic. It allows a safe space to grieve but also to be confident to move forward. Being able to pause to think and process conflicting emotions is important.
Meet the divorce professionals
In Fresh Start divorce course by PurplCouch, you'll hear directly from lawyers, financial planners, tax preparers, and therapists. I am so proud to know these amazing divorce professionals, and I'm in awe of the wisdom they bring. Read their bios >>
Couple & Family Therapist
Enrolled Agent & Tax Advisor
Collaborative Divorce Attorney
Divide Not Conquer
Divorce Finances Online Course
In this short video course from the divorce resource hub PurplCouch, we walk through exactly what you need to know to get your divorce finances organized. You'll get access to Divide Not Conquer Finances Worksheet - a spreadsheet tool custom-built for this course. And you can do this in about a weekend.
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I'm Sarah Lyman, nice to meet you
When I was getting divorced from my husband, I didn’t know what I was doing. I spent hours on Google, unsure of whom to trust, and feeling hopeless about the future. There had to be an easier way. So I started this course. I have nearly two decades in communications and design, so I started weaving together advice from experts into something organized and accessible to help others.
Personally... faves include Star Trek TNG, Queer Eye, hiking, kayaking, scuba diving, and listening to live jazz. One of the things I discovered after my divorce is that I enjoy watercolor painting: I'm still learning and all of the artwork on this site is mine.
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When I was furnishing my new home after my divorce, I suddenly realized that I didn’t need anyone else’s input on the furniture. I got a gorgeous velour purple couch. PurplCouch.com is a symbol of the empowerment we get when we look forward and write the next chapter of our lives.
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