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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do: The Kids

Children are the innocent bystanders in a divorce. As the adults you need to take the lead and help them through this disruptive time.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/17/2016

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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do: Are You Splitting Assets Or Debt

Any time there is money involved people behave poorly! I have never met a non-warring couple when it comes to a divorce.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/16/2016

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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do: Understanding Divorce

Divorce is a legal and financial process and because it usually involves two angry people, it can be an extremely volatile process.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/15/2016

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Financial Roles: When You Are Somebody’s Adult Child

As the adult child you may someday have to reverse roles with your parents! There is a stage in life when many of us parent our parents.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/12/2016

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Financial Roles: When You Are Somebody’s Parent

Parenting is a very tough job. Just watch the angst of the parents of the dancers during a recital or kids playing in a soccer tournament.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/11/2016

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Financial Roles: When You Are Somebody’s Widow

If you are married, one of you will become widowed and usually it is the woman who is the surviving spouse.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/10/2016

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Financial Roles: When You Are Somebody’s Ex-Spouse

Divorce is an emotional and financial roller coaster. It can be a living nightmare for all involved.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/09/2016

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Financial Roles: When You Are Somebody’s Spouse

When you become somebody’s spouse you begin to look at things like a couple. Marriage is a partnership.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/08/2016

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Are You Over The Hill: Should You Prepay For Your Funeral?

Pre-paying for a funeral is something that I am often asked about. It may be the practical thing to do if you have just been diagnosed with stage 4 cancer or are in your late 80s, but if you are just 55 I am not sure it’s a good idea.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/05/2016

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Are You Over The Hill: Your Legacy

Estate planning is an important part of your overall financial plan.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/04/2016

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