The Internet is rife with reports of men buying a new, usually red car after separating. MSN even has a list of “Top Ten New Cars for Divorced Dads” and there is advice galore about ensuring your new ride can’t be included in the “proceeds of divorce” and taken by your wicked and vengeful ex-wife.
I guess I was that wicked and vengeful ex-wife. My ex bought his new car within weeks of our separation.
Read more about it on DivorcedMoms.com.