Uncontested divorce is vastly preferable to a contested divorce provided that the parties are capable of getting along. Uncontested divorce is good for the following reasons.
- It keeps things amicable: You may be getting a divorce but there’s no need to be nasty to each other.
- It’s much quicker. Uncontested divorces can be finalized in as little as 30 days in certain circumstances.
- It’s cheaper. Most contested divorces START at $5,000 and can often cost in excess of $10,000. Even the most complicated Uncontested divorces can often be finalized for less than $2,500 including court costs.