Divorce can have a significant impact on a woman’s financial future. It’s essential to approach the process with careful financial planning to secure your future. Here are some key considerations when it comes to divorce financial planning:
Assembling Your Team
When going through a divorce, it’s important to assemble a team of professionals, including an attorney, a financial advisor, a tax advisor, and an estate planning attorney. At Divorce Strategies Group we work with attorneys all over Texas. We are happy to provide you with referrals. We are a group of financial advisors working closely with tax advisors and a variety of attorneys in different areas.
Asset division is a major financial component of a divorce. While couples often aim to split assets 50-50, the actual division may vary. Not every divorce is 50-50! Further, some assets are worth more because they have already been taxed than others which have not been taxed yet. An experienced financial advisor can help you understand what you own and which assets to request in the divorce.
Divorce financial planning is crucial for securing your financial future. It’s important to be fully aware of your options, the true value of your assets, and how your decisions during the divorce will impact your finances. It is also important to understand what the assets in your estate can give you as far as cash flow in your future and tax ramifications.
Maintaining Your Financial Well-being
It’s important to maintain your financial and emotional well-being during and after a divorce. Surround yourself with professionals who can help you make good financial decisions and provide clarity during this challenging time and after. We work with a variety of life coaches and therapists. They are critical to staying emotionally strong so you can negotiate from a position of power.
In conclusion, divorce financial planning is a critical step for women going through a divorce. By assembling a team of professionals, carefully considering asset division, and maintaining financial well-being, women can secure their financial future during this challenging time.
For more information on the steps to build your financial confidence, schedule your complimentary consultation today with Denise French.