Unfortunately, this is a big topic. There are many varieties of fraud and this post will cover a few of the most common, as well as give some tips on how to deal with fraud, and how to avoid it in the first place! This first blog will cover the fraud perpetrated by strangers.... the next one will give you some options in the case of a known perpetrator. Telemarketing Fraud: Telemarketing fraud … [Read more...] about The Many Faces of Fraud- Part I of 2
If you know that divorce is imminent, you may be tempted to wait until after the holidays. In some cases, that is a wise decision. However, waiting until January may not be the best decision in other situations. Here are some reasons why it may be best to go ahead and start the process now: Filing the divorce can curb holiday spending. If you are worried that your spouse may go … [Read more...] about Why you shouldn’t wait until after the New Year to Start your Divorce
Although a final divorce decree is supposed to “split” the property once and for all that is not always the case. There are a variety of reasons why a couple may find themselves dealing with property issues months or years after the final decree has been signed. Here are some of the most common: Retirement assets (401K, private and governmental retirement benefits and … [Read more...] about Dealing With Financial Issues Long After the Divorce is Final?