Just as no two divorces are alike, no two divorce proceedings are alike. Most people know someone who has gone through a divorce or has heard about someone else’s experience but going through one yourself is a different experience. Here are four basic guidelines of what you might be able to [...]
7 big post-divorce money mistakes
Keep a level head after a breakup when it comes to spending
By Erica Sandberg
Breaking up is not only hard to do, it can be brutal on your finances.
Legal fees and creating two households from one are just the initial costs of separation. And while some expenditures are necessary, others can be [...]
How to make sure divorce doesn’t disrupt a 529 plan – Written by Erin Peterson / savingforcollege.com
There’s no question that divorce often results in financial chaos, and as couples seek to untangle their financial lives from one another, a 529 plan often gets neglected.
Though the funds inside a 529 plan can be significant, they may be overlooked because people assume the money belongs to the child, [...]