How Much Will My Lifestyle Change After A Divorce?
During divorce, one of the many questions you may ask is, “Will I be able to maintain my current standard of living?” Whether you are a highly successful business owner or a stay-at-home parent, ending your marriage is likely to affect your financial future. But to what extent? How drastically will your life alter? Is it possible to keep living in an affluent manner?
At The Koblin Family Law Center in Pleasanton, we can help you answer these questions. Our attorneys will be your advocates and advisers through every step of the process. Let us explain the financial ramifications of divorce and help you safeguard your future.
While every case is different, here are a few general tips for maintaining your lifestyle after divorce:
Consult A Financial Planner
Property division is a focal point of nearly every divorce. Marital assets may include physical property, retirement accounts, stock options and much more. Consider consulting a financial planner who can help you set financial priorities and curb any mismanagement.
Talk With A Psychologist
Take time to discuss your post-divorce life with a psychologist or counselor to make sure you move forward in an emotionally healthy way. Working through emotional issues related to your divorce can empower you to succeed in the coming years.
Work With A Skilled Lawyer
An attorney can help defend your interests at every stage of the divorce.