Dividing a marital estate may leave your head spinning or be a simple matter of economics and division. Understanding how property gets divided, what property gets divided and what factors determine the division is important and the more difficult part of handling your divorce. A poorly divided estate can leave both parties with an “equal division” but grant one party a greater nest egg due to the growth potential of the portion they receive. Understanding the financial implications of that division is important and often requires the advice of an attorney, CPA and financial planner.
Understanding How Your Assets Get Divided In Divorce is a new blog discussion of this issue. From Galtime.com contributor Jeff Landers.