A CDFA is a professional who helps individuals going through a divorce to understand and manage the financial aspects of their separation. They help clients to identify their financial goals, understand the long term implications of various settlement scenarios, and create a plan for dividing assets and liabilities.
There are many conflicting emotions when one is experiencing divorce, and some days are harder than others. It is important to prepare, learn what you can, and seek support. This blog will serve to help you be better informed as you take this journey. As painful as it can be, remember that you cannot go over it, or under it, you must simply go through it. This experience will become part of your tapestry. You survive it with grace, with dignity, and you thrive afterwards.
This quote is from a client who was initially offered a $600,000 settlement but we uncovered several times that value in the marital estate. It took a lot of negotiating and preparing of marital financial facts, but my client was so happy with the results that SHE was able to achieve through increased confidence and the new knowledge of the couples finances.