Responsibilities of a Financial Neutral
The financial neutral on a collaborative divorce team works very closely with the divorcing couple and the team members to bring clarity and understanding to the family's finances with the goal of helping the couple achieve a mutually agreeable settlement that works for the family […]
The 13 Anchors of Collaborative Divorce
Before undertaking collaborative divorce, spouses must agree to these “13 anchors” of the process.
A Solution for Gray Divorces
The escalating divorce rate for people who are 50 and older is taking a toll on today's and tomorrow's retirees.
Collaborative Divorce: A Win-Win Dissolution
When my first husband and I decided to end our marriage more than 30 years ago, we wanted to avoid ugly confrontations and create a solution that would give our young son a loving home with both of us sharing custody.
Women, Money and the Confidence Gap
In recent years, banks, brokerage firms and fund companies have pulled out all the stops to make women more confident about money.
Katty Kay, one of the two authors of “The Confidence Code,” told us she had always felt that others were slightly smarter than she was.
12 Ways to Build Authentic Confidence
“Part of women's lack of confidence is genetic, the way our brains are wired,” journalist Katty Kay told us.
Sad Men: The Statistics of Suicide
In 2010 (the latest year for which national data is available), the suicide rate in the general population was 11 per 100,000, according to Health.com. Among older men, the suicide rates were:
The Secret Sadness of Retired Men
As an advisor to retirees, you may be a witness — and sometimes an unwitting accessory — to lives whose joy is sapped by depression.
A Quick Guide to Assessing Mental Health
Alan Berman, executive director of the American Association of Suicidology, recommends three steps for an advisor to follow in gauging the mental well-being of an older male client.