Planning Divorce? Gather Financial Documents

Why it is so important to gather financial documents when planning divorce Thinking you might be divorcing or already planning divorce?  One of the worst positions you can be in when you are in the divorce process is having no access to the financial documents and being in the dark about your income and investments. What […]

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Social Security Benefits and Divorce

Social Security benefits if you are divorced SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS AND DIVORCE Social Security benefit rules are complex and confusing, and even more so when you get a divorce.  It’s important for planning purposes to know what your cash flow will be after divorce, especially if you are over 50.    Attorneys don’t provide you […]

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Life and disability insurance in divorce

Life insurance in divorce and disability insurance in divorce will protect your lifestyle after divorce What happens if you are counting on child support and/or alimony to cover your bills and your payer ex-spouse dies?  What will you do?  That is why insurance in divorce will protect your lifestyle after divorce and why it’s important […]

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Avoid financial pitfalls in a gray divorce

Gray divorce is the new trend Although many think that after many, many years of marriage it will surely last “till death do us part”, more and more baby boomers are divorcing after 20, 25 even 35 years of marriage.  Although this is not official, my examination of New Hanover County, North Carolina court files […]

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