Divorce Resources

Our resources were created to provide the expertise needed to guide you through the financial implications of your divorce and to help you put your life on the right track.

5 Critical Steps to Help Women Financially Prepare for Divorce

5 Critical Steps to Help Women Financially Prepare for Divorce

Written by Renora Nelson, Wealth Manager | Article originally appeared in Kiplinger. As we move through the latter stages of the pandemic, many couples are...
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7 Questions to Ask While Preparing for a Divorce Settlement Process

Written by: Lori Price, Wealth Manager & Partner & Hollis Hardiman, Wealth Advisor & Partner Although very often stressful and emotional, preparing for your settlement...
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Divorce After 50: How It Can Impact Your Financial Planning

Experiencing a divorce at any age can be stressful and complicated. In addition to the mental and emotional toll a newly divorced person must undergo,...
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Thinking About A Divorce? There Are Ways to Help Make Separation Easier!

At Merit Financial Advisors, we have a focus on home finances and helping our clients create strategies to work towards financially stable during troubled times...
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Tips for Managing Money Within a Marriage

As one of the leading services offering financial advice for widows, the team from Merit Financial Advisors has seen firsthand how money can put a...
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Tips & Financial Advice for Women Going Through a Divorce

Going through a divorce can be a difficult time for anyone, but studies show it can be more complicated for women. This is because unfortunately,...
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What is the Role of a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst

Going through a divorce is never easy, especially when it comes to finances. However, working with a certified divorce financial planner can make the process...
The Financial Effects of Divorce

The Financial Effects of Divorce

Written By: Hollis Hardiman, CDFA™, Wealth Advisor & Partner People who are considering divorce usually think about the emotional toll the split will have on...
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Certified Divorce Financial Analysts Debunk 5 Common Divorce Myths

Seeing that divorce is not something you go through daily, many people hardly know what to expect. The lack of information is further fueled by...
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Adjusting to Life Financially After a Divorce

Successfully Navigate through this Transition There's no doubt about it – going through a divorce can be an emotionally trying time. Ironing out a divorce...
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Why You Should Hire a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst®

According to Psychology Today, approximately half of marriages in the United States end in a permanent separation or divorce. Whether you’re considering separating from your...
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Divorce After Age 50 and Financial Safeguards

It's a good idea to employ a divorce financial analyst prior to a divorce at any age, but it can be particularly vital if you...

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