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High Financial Cost of Divorce

“Keeping a marriage strong is the best investment.” This is part of the advice Rick shares in a December 2 Washington Post article by Martha M. Hamilton. The article, which focuses on the financial consequences of divorce for older couples, is titled “Divorcing late in life? Don’t let it destroy your retirement.”

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More on Money and Marriage

To marry or not to marry? This isn’t a decision to make on financial grounds, but the choice certainly has financial consequences. My column a few weeks ago about laws that provide financial incentives not to marry drew a great many comments. The points several commenters made are included in this follow-up. The example I […]

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