Often in a marriage, one spouse will assume responsibility for most or all of the financial-related affairs. This can leave the other spouse very vulnerable in the event of a marital separation, divorce or death of their spouse.
The need to all of a sudden begin assuming reponsibility for financial matters can add significant stress to what may already be an emotionally upsetting time, increasing the chance of costly mistakes and ill-advised decisions. If you are in this position, we can help by providing practical, easy-to-understand advice during this transitional period. We’ll work closely with you to help you establish the right priorities and chart the proper course for gaining control over all of the financial aspects of your life.