How To Protect Your Financial Assets During Divorce

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By Reid Elkus Divorces take a toll – not only emotionally, but financially. There are steps you should follow to protect your assets during divorce process and also to ensure that the division of assets is fair and the settlement makes sense financially. Take Steps to Protect Your Assets Sometimes, especially if a particularly hostile […]

How Do You Go From Stay-At-Home Mom To Working Single Mom?

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For stay-at-home moms, divorce often means a return to work and while it may be unexpected, even undesired, it doesn’t have to mean returning to the work you were doing before. So how do you go from stay-at-home-mom to working single mom? Lisa Thomson was a stay-at-home mom when she got divorced after 18 years […]

My Ex Is Playing Financial Games

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Divorce can be an ugly business even when couples are trying to be reasonable over dividing their assets and figuring out parenting time. It gets much, much worse though when a party is intent on revenge and for example, your ex is playing financial games. My current guest, Lisa Thomson was married for 18 years. […]

Dealing With Your Husband’s Debts: The Innocent Spouse

Divorce means learning your true financial picture

Like most routine household chores, there’s usually one spouse who takes responsibility for managing the household finances. It makes sense but it’s important for the other spouse to stay informed. That doesn’t always happen especially when one spouse deliberately acts to conceal reality.  My current guest, Candi was married for thirty-five years and during that […]

Adjusting Child Support Can Be Difficult Or Can Be Easy

Child support modifications need to be approached rationally

If you’re getting divorced and have children, then most likely child support will become part of your vocabulary and you will inevitably have some child support related disagreements and modifications. Kyle Bradford has been divorced now for nine years and during that time his child support agreement has changed twice. The first time the changes […]

Are You Ready To Sell Your Wedding Rings?

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Hidden Assets: Turning Unwanted Jewelry Into Good Fortune Sponsored Post by Michael Lebowitz, WP Diamonds Years ago, divorcées who wanted to sell their jewelry had little option but to visit local jewelry stores and “see what they could get” for those pieces. And indeed, some might be tempted to take the same approach today. Why? […]

The Economic Realities Of Divorce

Does money protect you from divorce? Do you think the lack of money contributes to divorce or are there other factors? What difference does having money make to the quality of a marriage? The “Do Economic Factors Contribute to Marital Stability?” infographic was brought to you by CashNetUSA.

Dealing With Less Money After Divorce

There's always less money after divorce

While every divorce is unique, there are some characteristics that hold true for everyone. One of those is that there is always less money after divorce. I was talking to a financial planner recently and he said that most people can cut their discretionary spending by thirty percent. That’s not to say that it won’t […]

Divorce: What Happens To The Mortgage?

If you and your spouse own your home, divorce means deciding whether to sell it or keep it.

By Kirk Chivas There are basically two options when it comes to the marital home: either keep it or sell it. Sell the Home Selling the home is often the quickest and easiest way to resolve the issue.  This has not been an option in the past as property values were crushed by the housing […]