Divorce & Money: How to Make the Best Financial Decisions During Divorce (Paperback)

Divorce & Money: How to Make the Best Financial Decisions During Divorce By Violet Woodhouse, Matthew J. Perry (Contribution by) Cover Image

Divorce & Money: How to Make the Best Financial Decisions During Divorce (Paperback)

By Violet Woodhouse, Matthew J. Perry (Contribution by)

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Divorcing? Get everything you need to split assets and debts as fairly as possible.

When you're going through divorce, you have to make an overwhelming number of financial decisions. Should you sell the house? What happens to retirement benefits? How will you handle taxes?

Full of sensitive and practical advice, Divorce & Money guides you through the complex process of making these important, and sometimes life-altering financial decisions. It covers how to:

- decide whether to keep or sell the house
- protect yourself against misuse of joint accounts and credit cards
- avoid tax problems
- handle alimony and child support
- divide debts fairly
- avoid hasty decisions that could hurt you financially
- reduce risks to your investments
- understand how a court evaluates assets
- gain financial stability as a single person

The fully updated edition provides the latest tax figures and data, plus new information on dealing with credit problems, bankruptcy, foreclosure, and during or after divorce.
Violet P. Woodhouse, noted author, lecturer, seminar presenter and consultant to the media in the areas of family law and personal finance, is a foremost authority on the financial and tax aspects of divorce. A practicing family law attorney as well as a Certified Financial Planner and Registered Investment Advisor, she pioneered the development of financial analysis of property settlements for financial planners, and often acts as a consultant to divorcing spouses and their mediator during mediation. Ms. Woodhouse is in private practice in Newport Beach, California, and has authored articles for the state and local bar associations and legal newspapers. Coauthor of Nolo's Divorce & Money, she has also written articles for or has been quoted in such publications as the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Working Woman, Lear's, Money Magazine and Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine. Worth Magazine has named her one of the top 60 financial advisors in the nation. Matthew J Perry has edited, ghostwritten and collaborated on many books, primarily in the genre of money and finance. He lives with his wife and son in New York City.
Product Details ISBN: 9781413319958
ISBN-10: 1413319955
Publisher: NOLO
Publication Date: December 30th, 2013
Pages: 522
Language: English