After the divorce is final, you should take a breath and refrain from making major changes or big commitments. However, your finances will need some special attention. Creating a budget and tracking expenses could give you some security in knowing that your income and spending are in line. You will most likely want to change beneficiaries on your retirement accounts and life insurance policies. To deal with taxes , investments and estate issues, it may be smart to hire professionals, i.e. an accountant, a financial advisor/planner and an attorney. This article explains some of the issue to consider.
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