Finance

Top Money Related Issues That Can Lead To Divorce

Top Money Related Issues That Can Lead To Divorce

In a marriage, one of the top things that couples will argue about is money. Stress on your finances can cause stress and tension in your relationship. These financially related conflicts are the number one cited reason for couples divorcing.  Many couples think that making more money will help keep…

How To Avoid Damaging Your Retirement During Divorce

How To Avoid Damaging Your Retirement During Divorce

Divorce can take a huge toll on your emotions and your finances. Many times, people damage their retirement during divorce. Although you might want to get through the process as quickly as possible, you must think about the future. This future includes thinking about your retirement accounts. This becomes even…

What Is Secured and Unsecured Debt In Divorce?

What Is Secured and Unsecured Debt In Divorce?

When you are going through a divorce, its not just the property, the cars, and the bank accounts that have to be divided. Secured and unsecured debt has to be divided too. Unfortunately, the division of debt can sometimes be even more complicated than dividing assets. We’ll discuss how debt…

What Does A Forensic Accountant Do In A Divorce?

What Does A Forensic Accountant Do In A Divorce?

A forensic accountant is someone who gives expert advice at trials such as civil disputes. Usually, they will have to utilize a wide variety of different skills, such as investigative, auditing, and accounting skills. They collect this information to determine what events exactly took place and how they happened. In…

How Do You Divorce Your Joint Bank Accounts?

How Do You Divorce Your Joint Bank Accounts?

While going through a divorce, a lot of things are going to change in your life. One thing that is going to change are your financial accounts. If you and your spouse share any joint bank accounts, that’s something that you will need to change. So what are the steps…

4 Important Items Before Filing For Your Divorce

4 Important Items Before Filing For Your Divorce

It’s very easy to let emotions get in the way during a divorce, which will only complicate things and get in the way of rational thinking. After all, oftentimes the decision to divorce in the first place is based on negative emotions. It’s important that you try to maintain a…

How To Protect Your Money Throughout Your Divorce

How To Protect Your Money Throughout Your Divorce

There are many goals and priorities that you will need to have when undergoing a divorce. One of the most important of all will be to protect your money. This is especially important if you have reason to believe that the divorce proceedings could turn into a drawn out fight….

Is Organizing Your Divorce Paperwork Really Worth It?

Is Organizing Your Divorce Paperwork Really Worth It?

A divorce is a stressful event no matter what, but organizing your divorce paperwork can make a world of difference. Being unorganized can make the process 10x more stressful from the start. Failing to be organized during the divorce proceedings is a recipe for the divorce being more expensive and…

Mistakes To Avoid When Dividing Up 401k Assets

Mistakes To Avoid When Dividing Up 401k Assets

One of the most difficult aspects during a divorce is the division of assets between the divorcing couple. One of the assets that will need to be divided is your 401k. Even if you have an experienced and quality attorney who can walk you through the process, it will still…

How To Budget For A Post Divorce Life

How To Budget For A Post Divorce Life

There are many factors you will need to deal with when undergoing a divorce, but something that should always be your top priority is ensuring that your post-divorce life should be as comfortable as it possibly can. And that means if you haven’t started budgeting for a post-divorce life yet,…