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How are unvested stock options in a divorce handled?

April 23, 2021

Here is another financial mistake divorce mediation couples often make and how to avoid it. The mistake is the failure to identify and divide unvested assets. Some divorcing spouses are under the incorrect assumption that if a Pension, for example, is not vested, or Stock Awards or other forms of compensation are not fully vested at the time of dissolution, there is $0 value. Hence, they are not entitled to such a benefit.

Divorce and Finances: Maintain Obligations

April 16, 2021

Financial Mistakes Divorce Mediation Couples often make and how to avoid them. One such mistake when it comes to divorce and finance is failure to maintain your financial obligation associated with real estate mortgages and other joint debts.

Does a Divorce Mediator Have to Be an Attorney?

April 14, 2021

In Connecticut, a divorce mediator is not required to be an attorney. They just need to register with the state as a mediator.

Divorce and Insurance Benefits

April 9, 2021

Financial Mistakes Divorce Mediation Couples often make and how to avoid them. A mistake regarding divorce and insurance benefits is failing to secure spousal support (alimony) and child support payments with insurance.