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Divorce Money

The Marital Arrangement That Has ‘Catastrophic Repercussions'

Susan Pease Gadoua | Posted 11.16.2013 | Divorce
Susan Pease Gadoua

The story that always breaks my heart is when someone who has been married for many years (usually her entire adult life) is faced with divorce and she has absolutely no clue about the couple's financial picture.

Sleazy Legal

Rocky Lang | Posted 07.31.2013 | Divorce
Rocky Lang

As I sat staring at the divorce papers, I thought back to my father. When he told me not to date cheap women, drink cheap booze, etc., I wish he had admonished me never to hire cheap legal. You do get what you pay for.

9 Financial Tasks To Do Immediately After Divorce

Posted 05.18.2013 | Divorce

By Jeff Landers for As a divorcing woman, you are no doubt looking forward to having the whole divorce process over with, so you can mo...

Readers Share Their Best Divorce Financial Advice

Posted 03.11.2013 | Divorce

It can be stressful to get your finances in order after divorce -- especially if the responsibility belonged to your spouse during your marriage. ...

How To Stress Less About Your Finances Post-Split

Posted 03.06.2013 | Divorce

Worrying about your finances is likely the last thing you want to do after your marriage ends. But as most financial experts will tell you, there's fe...

Financial Advice Post-Divorce, From Suze Orman (WATCH)

Posted 08.14.2013 | Home

Personal finance expert Suze Orman broached the difficult subject of dealing with finances during and after a divorce when she visited me on Mondays W...

Why A Divorce Lawyer Is Advising Against Getting Divorced

Silvana D. Raso | Posted 11.25.2012 | Divorce
Silvana D. Raso

As miserable as you may be in your marriage, you should take the following financial situations into consideration before making the decision to split.

How To Avoid Going Broke In A Divorce, from Alexa von Tobel (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | Home

Going through a divorce is not only difficult emotionally -- it can also affect your finances. Alexa von Tobel, Founder & CEO,, advised ...

What You Need To Know About Money Post-Split

Honoree Corder | Posted 11.04.2012 | Divorce
Honoree Corder

Man or woman, a language you need to speak as you divorce is the language of money.

How To Avoid The Top 5 Divorce Mistakes

Suzanna de Baca | Posted 09.12.2012 | Divorce
Suzanna de Baca

The first thought that ran through my head when I received an invitation to one of the five (!) weddings my husband and I are attending this summer was, "Wonderful!" But as I browsed through the couples' registry, my thoughts turned to... divorce.

How The Rich Get Richer Post-Divorce

Posted 07.12.2012 | Divorce

The best financial advice for wealthy women who want to be even wealthier? Divorce your husband, apparently. In a new survey by financial cons...

4 Things Divorcees Need To Know About Handling Their Money

Honoree Corder | Posted 05.21.2012 | Divorce
Honoree Corder

Perhaps your ex handled the finances and everything associated with them. Fast-forward to today: Now you're divorced, maybe even sitting on a pile of money, and reticent about what to do next.

How To Sell Your Ex On A Divorce Settlement

J. Richard Kulerski | Posted 12.26.2011 | Divorce
J. Richard Kulerski

The best way to divorce is to do it quickly, and as painlessly and inexpensively as possible. To accomplish this, the divorcing parties must be able to settle their differences out of court.

Can You REALLY Trust Your Spouse With Money?

Monica Medina | Posted 11.12.2011 | Divorce
Monica Medina

You can go like this for years, naively thinking you'll always trust each other. Until one day, life happens and smacks you in the face. The next thing you know, you're in a mad dash to protect your money, your credit history and your good name from being drawn through the sludge by an ex, determined to have it all.

Facing a divorce? Protect your finances

Suzanna de Baca | Posted 09.26.2011 | Divorce
Suzanna de Baca

Divorce is in our face every day. The broken marriages of Hollywood stars and political power couples fill our TV screens and magazine pages. Our email and Facebook accounts reveal that a friend's "perfect marriage" wasn't what it seemed.

UK Man Blames Divorce On Greed, Gives Away All His Money | Shelley Hadfield | Posted 06.08.2011 | Divorce

A MAN who blamed greed for ruining his marriage has acted out the ultimate revenge on his estranged wife. After selling their house for $395,000 he...