Words of Wisdom

Proper Treatment of Retirement Plans in Your Divorce

By Team Mitchell Hayes | Jun 2, 2016 | Comments Off on Proper Treatment of Retirement Plans in Your Divorce

The following blog written by Barbara Whelehan for www.bankrate.com is an excellent example of how important it is to have a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst assisting you with your divorce. Where qualified employee benefit plans are concerned it is critically important that you have a Qualified Domestic Relations Order (QDRO) pre-approved before the divorce is final.…

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Shades Of Gray

By Wendy Hayes | Mar 9, 2016 | Comments Off on Shades Of Gray

People think that accounting is black and white, but between the black and white are many shades of gray.  The gray area is where problem solving, creativity, and compromise live. When people are going through a divorce, the uncertainty of their future causes tremendous anxiety.  The financial balance that existed for the couple has to…

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Let's Hear It For The Girls

By Wendy Hayes | Dec 9, 2015 | Comments Off on Let's Hear It For The Girls

I got a call a couple of weeks ago from an old acquaintance.  She is experiencing a rough patch in her life and wanted to know how I was able to get out of a bad relationship and still have what she sees as a successful life.  Really?  You are calling me?  Hmm, I have…

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Can We Be Friends?

By Wendy Hayes | Nov 30, 2015 | Comments Off on Can We Be Friends?

I read an article last week that stated that only 9% of the couples that go through a divorce have contentious marriages.  The rest of the couples had grown apart or learned how to co-exist even though they had lost that loving feeling.  Why is it then that so many divorces become contentious?  There are…

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Honored With ProWIN Ladies

By Team Mitchell Hayes | Nov 19, 2015 | Comments Off on Honored With ProWIN Ladies

Picture (l to r): Anita R. Henderson of The Write Image, Wendy Hayes of Mitchell Hayes, Essie Escobedo of Office Angels, Carol Dunlop of Creative Services International, Tricia Mulcare, of Homrich Berg Wealth Management, president of ProWIN. Photo courtesy of Lorikay Photography. With its motto of “Building Business by Building Relationships,” ProWIN—Professional Women’s Information Network—awarded five…

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