Prevent One Big Reason for Divorce with 3 Questions

Money isn’t everything. But couples who reported disagreeing about finances at least once a week are more than 30 percent more likely to get a divorce.

Share post

Dividing Your Accounts and Assets During Divorce

Merging your financial life with your spouse seemed easy — and even fun. But untangling your bank accounts, credit reports, mortgage, credit cards, and more can be difficult.

Share post

4 “Musts” to Prepare for Your Divorce

When you realize divorce is the right path, the knowledge may feel like a huge burden. You can’t wait to unload it by telling your spouse that it’s time to split ways.

Share post

Social Security and Divorce

Social Security benefits are one of many things that change if you and your spouse divorce.
In some cases, you will receive benefits from his earnings after you retire.

Share post

Four Divorce Mistakes That Come From Mixing Emotion with Money

Divorce is an emotional event in life. But it’s also a legal and financial one. That’s why it’s important to detach your emotions from the process, at least during times when you are thinking about finances or discussing the separation with your spouse.

Share post

3 Common Financial Divorce Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

For many people, divorce is the single biggest financial transaction of their lives. Yes, even bigger than buying a house. While working through that enormous transaction, it’s common to realize that you “should have” done this or that to make the process easier. So before you begin your divorce, learn from these common mistakes:

Share post

Using Retirement Income after Divorce

Many couples who divorce split up money saved for retirement. This may lead to tricky situations for those who need the money now, but are too young to receive retirement benefits. So what do you do?

Share post

3 Reasons to Hire a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst

Divorce is rife with opportunity. While it’s the chance to start anew for some, it can also be a negative opportunity — for serious financial problems. That’s where a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst can help.

Share post

3 Statistics That Show Why Women Should Get Help with Divorce

Despite all the jokes about women leaving a marriage with cars, the house, and alimony, divorce is not often kind to women. As much as women continue to make strides in equality, divorce is one area where there’s still work to be done. If you or a female friend or relative is considering or going through divorce, consider sharing this information.

Share post

How to Make Your Divorce More Expensive

Divorce can be expensive, but just like your wedding you can spend a little — or a lot. “How much does divorce cost” is a common question at our monthly divorce workshop, and the answer isn’t what you want to hear: it depends.

Share post