201210.15
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In Divorce which “half” you get makes all the difference

The financial ramifications of divorce can be devastating! But, with proper planning and expert help from professionals specializing in financially equitable divorce settlements, you can increase your chances of arriving at a settlement that fully addresses your long-term financial needs. What’s missing in most divorce processes is financial expertise! You must understand that a 50/50…

201210.15
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Divorce as retirement approaches: The most difficult challenge?

The journey of separation and divorce is not easy at any age. Divorce is difficult and overwhelming at any stage but separation and divorce can definitely present obstacles that are more devastating to couples who are approaching retirement. We seem to be seeing more and more clients who are proceeding down this path as their…

201202.02
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Do people really have Divorce Parties?

In recent years celebrities like Heather Mills have brought ‘Divorce Parties’ to the forefront. There are books on how to throw one and planners dedicated to helping you host one. ‘Are you kidding me?’ were the first words out of my mouth when I’d heard that an acquaintance of mine was hosting a party when…

201110.12
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Are you teaching your children about money?

In our divorce practice we continue to see many clients who have little ‘money knowledge’. Our passion is to empower women and men by educating them about their financial situation so that they can make sound financial decisions with respect to their divorce. It seems that for many families, talking about money is still taboo!…

201110.12
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Can we really change the world?

Even though most of us may not be NDP supporters, I think we admired the passion, commitment and genuine care and concern that Jack Layton always displayed in everything that he hoped to accomplish. In Mr. Layton’s farewell letter, he closes with, “My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism…

201106.08
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What energy are you bringing into this space?

“Please take responsibility for the energy you bring into this space” – Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor Though admittedly, I didn’t watch the Oprah Winfrey show very often, I did tune in to the 25 year finale show on May 25th. Oprah has changed alot of lives and in more recent years her messages have always…