Why September Might Be the Unofficial “Divorce Month” in the UK 🍂💔

Why September Might Be the Unofficial "Divorce Month" in the UK 🍂💔

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Ah, September! 🍁 The month of new beginnings, falling leaves, apple-picking season, and… divorce? Yep, you read that right. According to a recent report by Stowe Family Law in the UK, September sees the highest number of divorce inquiries. But why is that so? Let’s dive into this intriguing phenomenon.

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Post-Summer Reality Check ☀️🔍

Summer vacations are designed to be idyllic—sun, sea, and sand. But what if your perfect getaway with your partner turns into a series of heated arguments? For some, this might be the wake-up call that their marriage is sailing through choppy waters.

Example: Imagine you planned a dreamy vacation to Greece, but instead of taking a couple of selfies in Santorini, you find yourselves fighting over every little thing. If this rings true, you’re not alone!

Deferred Decisions 📆🤷

Let’s be honest, no one wants to ruin the family summer holiday with a divorce announcement. Some couples might be considering the decision for months but choose to delay it for the sake of the kids and a peaceful vacation.

Stress Test for Relationships 🏋️‍♂️💔

Summer vacations can sometimes act like relationship stress tests. Being together 24/7 could expose the cracks in your relationship that your busy lives allowed you to ignore.

Example: If you find you’re happier doing solo activities rather than spending time with your spouse, it might be a sign.

Financial Strain Hits Home 💸

September could also be the month when financial reality sets in. You’ve just maxed out your credit card on a summer vacation and school fees are looming. Financial stress is a common trigger for marital breakdowns.

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New School Year, New Beginnings 📚✨

September is synonymous with new beginnings. As the kids go back to school, couples find they have more alone time and room for introspection, often leading to the reevaluation of their marital situation.

What About India?

In India, divorce is far less seasonal, largely due to societal norms and traditions. However, similar stress factors like financial strain and family time could apply.

Conclusion 🎬

Divorce is a difficult and personal decision, but the data suggests that many couples tend to take this significant step in September. Whether it’s the post-vacation reality or the beginning of the new school year, something about this autumn month makes people reconsider their vows.

If you’re considering making such a big life change, make sure to consult professionals. Reach out to us for legal advice and emotional support. 24*7 WhatsApp – click to chat.

So, is September the real “Divorce Month”? The jury is still out, but one thing’s for sure: Relationships are complex and need constant work. So as you enjoy the falling leaves and the start of football season, perhaps it’s also time to think about investing some good couple time. You never know; it could spice up your life in all the right ways! 😉🍂

Author – Saket Sambhav, Co-founder, Adjuva Legal.

Disclaimer: The opinions expressed within this article are the personal opinions of the author. The facts and opinions appearing in the article do not reflect the views of Adjuva Legal and Adjuva Legal does not assume any responsibility or liability for the same.

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