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February 19, 2020 Allan Baron

Massachusetts Divorce: Are you getting your fair share?

Divorce Mediation, Divorce Financial

Don't wait until your case is over to wonder whether your received a fair financial settlement.

A Massachusetts Divorce Financial Analyst services may be a stand alone process or one chosen as part of or in addition to a Divorce Mediation if the mediator is qualified. A Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, (CDFA) ™ is an individual certified by the Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts™.

The Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA™) is trained to address the financial questions and concerns of your case including but not limited to divisions of assets, debts, pensions, real estate, personal property, child support, child tax exemptions, social security, alimony, tax deductions, insurance, and college costs.

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January 23, 2020 Allan Baron
January 24, 2019 Allan Baron

What happens to my retirement in a divorce?


If you are about to or in the middle of a Massachusetts divorce how does retirement fit into the settlement?
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July 02, 2018 Allan Baron
July 02, 2018 Allan Baron
February 10, 2017 Allan Baron

Divorce- The interaction between child support and alimony

Divorce Litigation, Divorce

Divorce in Massachusetts- How child support and alimony interacts may affect your divorce settlement. 

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December 05, 2016 Allan Baron

Divorce Mediation: How to work through the college question

Divorce Mediation, Divorce Financial

Is it time for the “divorce college planning meeting” called for in your separation agreement? It may have been some time since you and your former spouse have been in the same room. You have no idea how to move through this tough topic including the college financial aid conversation without stirring old emotions and without argument. Consider adding a neutral third party to the process by way of a divorce mediator who has experience with this specific issue?

This is how we would work through the issue at divorce mediation. We would follow a structured process in a way least likely to offend anyone and still get the job done.


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November 23, 2016 Allan Baron
September 22, 2016 Allan Baron

How To Get Your Spouse On Board with Divorce Mediation

Divorce Mediation

How can you interest your spouse in divorce mediation when you don't communicate well or trust each other? Although it is the most civilized and healthy way to move through your upcoming divorce process, you both need to agree on mediation. Here are six steps to get them on board. 

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July 29, 2016 Allan Baron

How a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst Can Help You Get Through Financial Issues

Divorce Financial

Unfortunately, divorce and financial issues often go hand and hand. Learn about the big five financial issue and ways a qualified divorce mediator will help you see options to make smart decisions for your financial future.
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