This recent article from the Huffington Post considers some of the financial aspects of getting a divorce. There are many important financial questions to be answered when going through a divorce. Specifically, this post examines a potentially underrated and valuable asset to consider in a divorce: your spouse’s retirement account.

If you are going through a divorce, or considering an initial consult with an attorney to discuss your situation,  it is important that finances be a part of that discussion. The more you understand the system and your options, the better your decision-making process will be. As this article helps to illustrate, the financial impact of a divorce is significant. It  is crucial that you and your attorney understand the financial impact of a divorce on you and your family, and that all available options are thoroughly reviewed, discussed and considered.

Source: Huffington Post