Daily Archives: May 4, 2016

Saving Attorneys’ Fees in Divorce: Pay Less with Good Timing

ajacksonIf you can afford a divorce lawyer, you should hire one. There’s too much at stake and too many complexities in divorce to risk “winging it” without expert advice. However, you can save some money by delaying hiring a lawyer while you complete a number of tasks:

  • • File for divorce yourself using forms available on your state’s court system website
  • • Use a certified divorce planner or certified divorce financial analyst who charge substantially less than lawyers, to
    • • Help you organize your financial paperwork
    • • Help you prepare your financial disclosure statement