Archive for August 2014

The One Thing Marriage and Divorce Should Share

Michelle Crosby writes in the following article “divorce is not a legal problem. Divorce is an emotional and financial problem, it just has legal implications.”  Using a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst™(CDFA™) to help you develop the financial blueprint for your divorce and your lives after divorce can provide immeasurable benefits.  The CDFA™can provide you with:…

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The New Realities of Retirement and Divorce

Going through a divorce at any age is extremely difficult.  Going through a divorce just prior to or during your “golden years” comes with a unique set of challenges.  Retirement resources now have to accommodate two households.  A Certified Divorce Financial Analyst™ can help you ensure the best possible outcome and provide you with a…

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Conscious Uncoupling, Could It Work For You?

Not many people enter into marriage lightly.  We spend a lot of time picking the perfect mate.  We plan the perfect wedding and honeymoon.  Then we go about the business of building a life together.  Building the life includes blending families; acquiring assets (and debts); having children; and expecting happily ever after.  In many cases,…

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Forgiven Debt? Not entirely…

Have you negotiated the balance due on a credit card, car loan, or a bank loan to a lesser amount?  Have you had a short sale of your home?  Did you breathe a big sigh of relief thinking that you had alleviated the problem?  The IRS rules may not be so forgiving.  Read what Connie Prater…

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