Divorce is an ending, and endings aren’t easy. There’s a lot of emotion involved: sadness, confusion, fear of the future, and maybe anger, to name just a few. It’s understandable if you want to sit on the sofa watching reruns or crawl under the covers with a pint of ice cream…and stay right there for a few days.
But when you’re ready to surface, there are some financial implications to the divorce you may want to begin thinking about. To start, take a look at Transamerica’s Divorce Checklist, a comprehensive reminder of the financial considerations arising from divorce that may help you figure out how best to move forward.
Have a look, then let’s review what needs to happen, how it all unfolds, and make plans to get you through this challenge and back on the road to a successful financial plan.
You are getting divorced. Now what?
December 01, 2022