Managing Your Retirement Accounts Through Divorce
Divorce is expensive—not only emotionally but also financially. There are a lot of decisions to make and negotiations to complete. When it comes to protecting your retirement security, pay attention to three important things: dividing assets with retirement tax planning in mind, calculating the value of your pension plans, and using QUADRO transfers to defer taxes.
Try to be logical about the way you divide assets in divorce. One of the biggest mistakes is overstretching your budget to stay in the family home. If it took two paychecks to pay the mortgage and maintain the house before ...