Life is full of unexpected events, sometimes including the breakup of a
marriage. Divorce can be a trying and difficult time for all parties
involved. During this turbulent time, it is critical to ensure your
financial security through careful and deliberate planning. Knowing your
options will help safeguard your new life ahead.
We understand that the ending of a marriage can create a number of emotional
and financial challenges. It is very important to consider the financial
realities of divorce before, not after, the final papers are signed.
Successfully creating two households from one requires a skilled and steady
approach, designed to meet the needs of your children, yourself and your
That's why it's in your best interest to begin immediately to create your
new life plan. To guide you on your journey, we provide the Circle of
Support™, led by Barbara Shapiro. Your Circle of Support works closely with
you and/or your attorney to provide financial information and strategies
that will help facilitate a fair and equitable settlement. The Circle of
Support continues after divorce is finalized with services that may even
include a life coach to help you transition to your new life.
Divorce may be an ending, but it can also be a new beginning. With the HMS
Circle of Support, we pursue a carefully designed set of objectives aimed at
meeting your individual needs and financial requirements. Our goal is to
provide you with the strategic tools necessary to help you move forward in
Skillful and decisive planning will help you successfully create a secure
state of affairs as you face the many difficult choices during the process
of divorce. Averting financial pitfalls can mean the difference between
peace of mind and financial hardship.
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