Divorce Money Matters
Taught by Stephanie Genkin, CFP®, CDFA®
Stephanie Genkin is an independent fee-only CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, Certified Divorce Financial Analyst® and Certified Life Coach. Previously, she was a senior television news producer at CNN covering business, economics and personal finance. Her career explaining complicated money issues began when she landed a gig at CNNfn and she's been hooked ever since. Stephanie earned a Certificate in Financial Planning from NYU and is an adjunct instructor at NYU's School of Professional Studies, Department of Finance & Law. She is a member of the Financial Therapy Association and is frequently quoted in the media (Yahoo Finance, USA Today, Forbes, Glamour, MSN Money, AARP and others) on personal finance issues.
About 40% of first marriages in the U.S. end in divorce. The impact of divorce can be devastating -- both emotionally and financially. From choosing a settlement approach to determining how marital assets are divided, the process is complex and can be overwhelming. Without proper planning, divorce can undermine your finances for a lifetime.
This class will cover:
- Approaches to settlement, including alternate dispute resolution
- The process and importance of collecting financial data
- Common pitfalls to avoid
- Post-divorce finances — what now?
Whether you are contemplating divorce, in the middle of getting a divorce or have just gone through a divorce, this class will help you understand what it means for your money and how to get back on your feet and plan for your future.
Please Note: This class is intended for educational purposes only and will not offer any legal advice.