Going through a Divorce is difficult enough

Michelle Jacobik Divorce

Going through a Divorce is difficult enough without adding the stress of Financial Mistakes! During my divorce (and for many many many months after) the feelings of grief, guilt and shame that I was feeling, kept a veil over my …

Fair & Equitable…. IS IT REALLY?

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My heart bleeds every time I get a call and meet with another woman POST-DIVORCE who felt that what she agreed to was one thing and she now sits down to see that what she ended up with was something …

Life & Disability Insurance

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Most divorce agreements have stipulations in them with regards to Life Insurance on both spouses naming each other on life insurance policies as beneficiaries until the children reach age 18. This ‘add-in’ is designed to protect the parties if one …

Kids Sports & Activities

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“I am so glad all of this divorce stuff is behind me and I thought our settlement was ‘fair’ and I was actually doing really well this past few months, but NOW… I feeling like I’m worse off then I …

Health Benefits For Me?

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But boy do I wish I had! Just 2 short months after my divorce, I finally had the time to get to the chiropractor. I had been walking around for months with lower back pain but literally had no time …

I’m getting part of the Retirement Account: What should I do?

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This was the desperate cry of two of my closest friends over the last 3 months. One a teacher and the other a doctor, both women who as part of their divorce settlements, had portions of their ex-spouses retirement plans …