When you recognize your marriage is over, you do not want to sit around and do nothing about it. Initiating divorce proceedings is a daunting task, but one that must occur in these situations. Do you know what type of divorce your situation falls under?
The divorce rate in Massachusetts has fluctuated wildly over the years. According to data collected by the Massachusetts Family Institute, the divorce rate steadily increased for many decades until it dropped sharply in the 1990s. It increased drastically from there, but in 2014, the rate saw a slight drop.