Financial Checklist for Women Facing Divorce

Jeffrey A. Landers wrote an article on the Forbes blog yesterday providing “Six Must-Do Financial Steps for Women Facing Divorce.”  Jeffrey works as a Divorce Financial Strategistâ„¢ and provides financial advice to those going through divorce.

You may read the entire article here

Highlights from Jeffrey’s article include:

1. Take inventory of all financial documents and records

2. Begin securing funds for legal and professional fees

3. Open new accounts in your name in a new bank where you don’t have your joint accounts

4. Get a copy of your credit report. You can also view Jeffrey’s post, How To Protect Your Credit Score During Your Divorce

5. Open a post office box for security and privacy

6. Change your will and medical directives