Here's a quick overview of Beat Him at His Own Divorce!:
The author of "Beat Him At His Own Divorce!" is a man, Ted Knight. It is the result of his work with several women whose husbands walked out on them after 25 or more years. They did not know what to do or where to begin. This book contains the lessons that proved successful in helping them "Beat Him At His Own Divorce!" Every woman who has read the book has either said it got them through a very difficult time or, if she was already divorced, wished it had been available when she was going through that very difficult time. The purpose of the book is to empower women at a time of emotional devestation and help them substitute logic for emotion thereby improving their ability to make good decisions for themselves and look after their best interests. It is easy to read. So many books about some aspect of divorce are not easily understood and the readers are not in the best emotional state to learn the material they contain. The techniques suggested in "Beat Him At His Own Divorce!" have been practically tested both in the business world and in real-life divorce situations -- they have demonstrated their utility, time and again. Among the topics addressed are: how to organize the work of divorce, how to maintain resolve, how to determine divorce goals, what information is needed and where to get it, tips for managing the lawyers, accountants and other members of the "divorce team", how to negotiate for and protect better settlements and what to say to the children/grandchildren and mutual friends. Additionally, suggestions are offered for dealing with topics such as revenge, inspiration, humor and the aftermath of divorce. Often the lessons are reinforced by humorous vignettes about what happened or did not happen in the divorce situations that Mr. Knight assisted. "Beat Him At His Own Divorce!" is probably one of the best investments a woman can make after she hears those shattering words, "I want a divorce."