How my divorce turned me into a successful businesswoman

2019-06-14 16:18

She was also crowned the 2017 Sanlam/Business Partners Mediumsized Business Entrepreneur of the Year.

A dad's maintenance story: ‘Fathers are not always the ones in the wrong’

2019-05-22 14:08

"The reality is that society is quick to believe claims by those, like my ex, who love telling the story of how she was bullied out of her children, how she was kept away. And nothing could be further from the truth." – A dad shares the side of the maintenance money story the courts probably won't tell you.

'Money should not be a commodity for visits with your children': A stepmom shares the other side of the maintenance story

2019-05-20 14:43

"My heart breaks for these children who now are forced to face the future without the guidance of a father who so desperately wants to be part of their lives." A moving letter from a stepmom sets the record straight: fathers aren't always the bad guys.

With a minimum amount of R143 million, these are the most expensive celebrity divorces yet

2019-04-24 11:54

This a mix of celebrities and well-known business people, ranking them on the reported or alleged size of their divorce settlements as well as their celebrity status.

Wannabe suitors are flooding MacKenzie Bezos with creepy messages now that she's poised to become one of the world's richest women after her divorce

2019-04-05 05:38

MacKenzie Bezos could keep R500 billion after her divorce from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, which would make her one of the richest women.

Gwyneth Paltrow may have a book on the way about how to make it work after divorce

2019-03-14 10:40

Gwyneth Paltrow wants to write a book on "communicating" after divorce, as she's managed to remain close friends with her ex-spouse Chris Martin.

“I chose the single life and now I can’t go back”

2019-02-01 17:26

"Hi my name is Caira, adult-child of two alcoholics and addicts, the daughter of an anorexic mother who died on Mother’s Day, and now the sister to a drug addict and alcoholic.”

This man has studied relationships for 40 years and claims he can determine the success of a marriage in 15 minutes — here's how

2019-01-26 09:48

Psychologist John Gottman evaluated how married couples discuss conflict as a means to predict if the marriage would last.

10 ways to make your marriage last - from 4 experts

2018-12-21 15:01

It’s what newlyweds hope for when they tie the knot – a long and happy marriage. And there are some who get it right – those elderly couples you see still holding hands after decades together.

A woman celebrates her boyfriend finally getting a divorce

2018-12-14 12:55

“My boyfriend is getting divorced today. Whoever told you that bricks don’t work lied!!” says girlfriend in a jolly tweet.


Parental alienation has officially been recognised by WHO, but it's been a violation of SA children’s rights since 2005

2019-06-03 13:41

On 25 May the World Health Organisation officially updated the eleventh International Classification of Diseases (ICD) to include parental alienation. But the very idea of alienating a child from one of their parents has always been in violation of a child's rights in South Africa. We take a deeper look.

A single mom shares her story: 'In my experience, the parent that refuses to pay maintenance can easily get away with it forever'

2019-05-21 11:32

"It causes great distress to be in a position where you work hard and do everything humanly possible to support your children and the defaulting party can do whatever they like." – One of our readers wrote in to share her struggle to get the father of her children to pay maintenance. "In the real world," she explains, "some people go to court for years and never get a cent."

Woman throws herself a divorce party to celebrate legal split, 7 years after her husband went missing

2019-04-29 15:21

Setting wedding dresses alight, setting up divorce photo shoots and having divorce parties seems to have become a thing.

A woman wants a divorce after finding out her husband has fathered 47 children via sperm donation

2019-04-08 20:02

A woman asked Reddit if it was wrong of her to consider divorce after finding out about her husband's numerous sperm donations.

Mary J. Blige on dating: ‘I want a man with more money than me’

2019-02-22 10:50

"He has to have more money than me, that's for sure. Because I'm not taking care of any more men!”

“I can't step into my 40s still living a lie” - Mpumi Ranaka

2019-01-31 10:27

Nompumelelo Ranaka, 38, has been married for 13 years and describes those years as marred by uncertainty, loneliness and forced silence. She’s now ready to unglorify the status, society affords the institution of marriage.

A witty Gumtree ad selling a Pandora bracelet goes viral as woman details her ex-husband's infidelity in it

2019-01-07 13:08

This Gumtree user stepped into 2019 wanting nothing to do with a Pandora bracelet she received from her cheating ex-husband.

The 7 most expensive international divorces

2018-12-20 09:46

When a celebrity couple decide to call it quits there’s more than a broken heart on the line – there’s usually a lot of money at stake!

"I started dating a married man after my husband died"

2018-12-07 16:25

Sis Dolly answers some burning questions from our readers.

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