The Law Center P.C.
Call Us Now :

Avoiding common financial mistakes during divorce

If you are currently navigating a divorce, you are likely concerned about how your divorce will affect you financially. This a completely understandable concern. No matter what your income level is or what your level of financial security is, moving from a household in which you are sharing expenses to one in which your expenses are separate necessarily impacts your finances.

Your divorce attorney will almost certainly be able to guide you through the particulars of your financial situation in regards to your potential divorce settlement. However, it is important to be a strong advocate for your financial needs and to be educated on the state of your finances no matter how savvy your attorney is. One of the biggest financial mistakes you can make during divorce is to remain ignorant about any aspect of your financial reality.

Many of the other common financial mistakes that individuals are prone to committing during the divorce process are the same mistakes that many individuals make while they are married. They either prioritize their finances over their relationships or they do not take time and effort to prioritize their finances at all. They fail to budget and to organize their financial documents properly. If a financial habit can cause strain and negative consequences during marriage, it can likely impact a single individual’s financial wellbeing as well.

If you have specific questions about your finances, please do not hesitate to speak with your attorney. At the risk of employing a cliché, it is better to be safe than sorry.

Source: CNBC, “Biggest money mistakes you can make in marriage,” Kathleen Burns Kingsbury, Feb. 11, 2015

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
Email Us For A Response

Request A Consultation

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

Office Locations

South Metro Denver Office 
300 Plaza Drive, Suite 200
Highlands Ranch, CO 80129

Phone: 303-991-5280
Fax: 303-991-5250
Highlands Ranch Law Office Map

Tri-State Region Office
(Serving Western Kansas, Southwest Nebraska, and the Eastern Plains of Colorado)
1005 Main St.
Goodland, KS 67735

Map & Directions

Back To Top