Despite any animosity that may be present between you and your ex, it is essential to determine who is financially responsible for various aspects of raising your children.
Asset division can spike the already-raised tensions of divorce, but with a patient mindset and the right planning, you can survive the process.
One of our divorce workshop attendees recently asked about alimony and other financial considerations when getting a divorce after retirement age. “He has more saved for retirement than I do,” she said. And that’s a typical concern at this stage.
Re-gaining financial independence during a divorce can be hard, but these four tips will help you maintain fiscal stability during your tough transition.
Divorce itself can be expensive, and then you’re left to live on one income. In some cases, one party must also pay child support to the other. It’s essential to manage your personal finances, so you are capable of taking care of yourself in the aftermath.
Sometimes it’s the “little” things that cause the most concern. After all, when you split households, who gets the dishes and other household items can be a big deal. What about the furniture you bought?
Women who elect to stay at home to raise children face unique challenges during divorce. But that’s not to say nonworking women face a hopeless situation.
One or both partner in a divorce typically leave the house and find an apartment or rent a residence for the separation period. If you’re not working, you have the added trial of figuring out how to pay the rent with no recent income history.
Recently a question came up in our monthly divorce workshop about the house: What will happen if my spouse stops paying the mortgage?
The process of legally separating from your spouse can be very expensive. One of the main concerns we hear each month in our divorce workshop is: How much will divorce cost?