Biggest fears of the newly single

It's Unmarried & Single Americans Week! Who knew? Well, if you thought you'd never heard of it before, wake up, because according to the latest Census Bureau, 44% of American adults are single. So on today's episode of "The Shine", we're providing some useful advice for all the single men and women out there. Splitting up is never easy, no matter what the circumstances, and break-ups can take a tremendous toll on our emotions. Harvard attorney, couples mediator and bestselling author of "Fight Less, Love More" (now out in paperback) Laurie Puhn is here to tell us how it is-- she's identifying the biggest fears of the newly single. But more importantly, she's teaching us how to conquer those fears to move happily forward.

The Shine's Host Allison Fishman is wearing:                                                                                           Dress by Topshop
Bracelet by Finn Jewelry
Necklace by Melanie Auld
Shoes by Dolce Vita

Are you dealing with a breakup right now? Grab some tips in this article on the things you should and shouldn't do after being dumped.