The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a lot of financial uncertainty, which can put a lot of strain on a family’s resources. Social distancing and quarantine have caused stress for families and relationships, actively changing the way we operate in our relationships and daily life. This time of uncertainty has dramatically affected the economy. The personal and economic issues caused by the COVID-19 outbreak can affect your marriage, so if you find that you are in need of a Nassau divorce lawyer, Simonetti & Associates can help.
How Financial Change Effects a Relationship
The economical impact of COVID-19 is bound to cause strain in romantic relationships. Money problems are the second leading cause of divorce behind infidelity. Financial problems that cause strain include:
- Different financial priorities.
- Credit card debt.
- Financial infidelity.
- Overextending your budget.
- Impulse buys.
- Unexpected expenses.
These issues range in their degree of severity, but COVID-19 has brought many of these issues to the forefront.
Changes Due to COVID-19
Social distancing has caused many people to have to work from home, but there are many professions where working from home is not an option. For those who are unable to work remotely and are unable to earn a living, this causes a great deal of financial stress that can be detrimental to a relationship. Businesses are shutting down all over the world, changing how we participate in the economy. No one is certain about the future financial implications of COVID-19, but if you find that the COVID-19 outbreak has caused marital problems due to these unforeseen financial changes, you may need to contact a nassau divorce lawyer.
While this pandemic has caused many offices to shut down, Simonetti & Associates have worked tirelessly to keep up with the effects of COVID-19.While in person meetings have been temporarily suspended, our associates are working remotely and will continue to work on your behalf, and are conducting business as usual. We are making strides to ensure that all your legal needs or deadlines are met in a timely manner. If you have any questions or concerns during this time, please contact us today.