Can Child Support Hurt Your Second Marriage?

In the United States, about five out of ten marriages will end in divorce. What’s worse is second and subsequent marriages have an even higher risk of divorce. In Psychology Today, Mark Banschick, M.D. wrote: “Past statistics have shown that in the U.S. 50% percent of first marriages, 67% of second, and 73% of third marriages end in divorce. What are the reasons for this progressive increase in divorce rates? Theories abound.” As Dr. Banschick examined the various reasons behind this increased risk of divorce, he mentioned second marriages being rebound relationships. He mentioned how the people were often “vulnerable” and didn’t allow enough time to get their priorities on track before getting remarried. Dr. Banschick also talked about people entering their next marriage for the wrong reasons, and failing to internalize the lessons from their first divorce. He said people are likely to repeat the same mistakes, which …

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