Divorce Financial Planning: 20 Actions to Take Before, During, and After Your Transition
Dividing one household into two creates serious challenges, even for affluent families. In fact, divorced couples report their second largest regret (after impact on children) is the financial consequences they experience.
Whether you’re heading into a divorce or trying to make sense of your finances on the other side, it’s important to arm yourself with information.
This guide outlines 20 action items for anyone who is navigating or moving on after a divorce—including:
- How to get your arms around your current financial picture
- How to pursue a fair settlement
- How to rewrite your long-term financial goals
- How to protect your finances going forward