Who Gets Stuck With the Credit Card Debt in Divorce? Nov 01, 2023

With Americans amassing over $1 trillion in credit card debt, you are not alone if you find yourself holding the proverbial bag during or at the end of your divorce.

You may be wondering who is liable for the debt, how that is decided, and what you can do to protect yourself and your financial...

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Ultimate List of Financial Documents Needed in Your Divorce Oct 30, 2023

One of the hardest parts of divorce is tackling your family's finances. The first place I tell my clients to start is by gathering documents. This task in and of itself can feel overwhelming. How do you even know what documents you need? There are all sorts of financial documents people talk...

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Hello, DIY Divorce! podcast Oct 26, 2023

Everyone knows that the divorce process is so expensive. Even when you try to find an “affordable” attorney and do a lot of the legwork yourself, it can still cost thousands of dollars. And if you’re “average,” it’s going to cost you $15k to $20k to get...

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Spouses Admit to Financial Infidelity Oct 25, 2023

Financial infidelity is surprisingly common in the United States. When partners or spouses co-mingle finances, there is an expectation of transparency and accountability for both parties. Unfortunately, a survey by the National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE) found that a whopping two in...

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Find Me The Money Podcast: Season 2! podcast Oct 19, 2023

Have you had a chance to check out our podcast? Our Find Me The Money podcast is released every Tuesday, and is all about finding hidden money, getting the best financial settlement in your divorce, and coming out of your divorce stronger than before.

I want to help women who are going through...

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Make a Budget and Pay Down Debt Oct 18, 2023

When you're getting divorced, some of the biggest fears surround money. Will you have enough to survive? Will your kids have the things they need? Will you ever be able to retire? These concerns are even bigger for women, as they often receive a much smaller share of the marital assets and their...

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Can You Afford Your “Gray” Divorce? Oct 16, 2023

Are you facing a divorce in your 50s, 60s, or 70s? You are in good company. According to a report from the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), the divorce rate for those over 50 has ben increasingly rapidly. And the older the person, the faster this rate of change.

A variety...

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Protecting Yourself From Financial Infidelity financial abuse podcast Oct 14, 2023

I recently joined Dr. Debi Silber on her podcast, From Betrayal To Breakthrough, to talk about financial infidelity and how to protect yourself. I talk about this topic so much, and that's because too many married people haven't even heard about financial infidelity so they're not taking steps to...

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Social Security Benefits and Divorce Oct 13, 2023

Are you approaching retirement and also facing down a divorce? You are in good company. The divorce rate has doubled in the past 25 years for those over 50. In fact there is even a term for it coined by researchers. “Gray divorce” is here to stay and I want to help you navigate it.

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National Domestic Violence Month Oct 10, 2023

October is National Domestic Violence month, and this is a topic that we take very seriously because we know financial abuse is type of domestic abuse that affects many women. Domestic violence is often uncomfortable to talk about, but it’s necessary that we bring more awareness to the...

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