Financial instability is one of the biggest fears that arise when facing a divorce. This is not surprising, given the very real financial impacts of divorce—particularly on women.
Collaborative divorce arises from the principle of collaborative law. According to the American Bar Association, collaborative law is a legal approach in which lawyers are retained to help their clients “resolv[e], by agreement, all issues related to the matter in a dispute.” In most cases, this approach is applied to divorce.
It’s the morning after your divorce is finalized. You wake up and wonder, “Now what?” Many people describe their divorce as the most stressful time in their lives. They realize after the fact that they were in a fog during the divorce, and that keeping up with the mental and emotional struggles took up every […]
During the divorce process, there are times we must do research freely and have conversations with others in confidentiality. There are steps you can take to make sure you can get the information you need during your divorce without worrying about your spouse finding out. To learn more about how to maintain your privacy throughout […]
I know well that the title of this blog alone can cause anxiety and stress. It can be overwhelming to meet with an attorney for the first time. Just walking into an attorney’s office when starting the divorce process can be a daunting, emotionally charged experience. My experience with divorce attorneys is that they are […]
Will I have enough money after my divorce? One of the greatest worries that people have when they are going through a divorce is not having enough money after the divorce. Please click the video to learn more about this topic.
This is the last video in our “How Women Do Money” series. Beth shares with us her views on saving vs spending spouses.
Investing in YOU Comes Before Investing Your Wealth When the word “investing” comes to mind, you probably think of investing in your retirement account, or possibly your financial plan. While those are great things to think about, don’t overlook your most important investments: yourself and your career. Most of us will build our […]
Imagine a world where you only had to worry about one thing at a time and you could give it plenty of energy with some to spare … yeah, that’s never going to happen! If you are a parent with a career, one fact remains the same: you have plenty on your mind all […]