7 Essential Money Questions Sure to Start a Conversation

For those of us who provide financial mediation for separating clients, this NYT article offers some great questions to help focus the discussion on money and values around money.

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Unhitched: The Same Arguments, Then Finally a New Direction – The New York Times

Advice from “grey divorce” couple after 30 years of marriage- when you separate, don’t play the “blame game”, stay civil and treat each other well.  This is an interesting story of how a couple met, how they lived their lives together and then how they lived their lives apart.  A strong endorsement for mediation where they chose civility over money.

Source: Unhitched: The Same Arguments, Then Finally a New Direction – The New York Times

Divorce: ‘No one tells you about the dent on your wedding finger that doesn’t go’ | Life and style | The Guardian

This coach talks about making divorce a catalyst for positive change.  A leap for those who are struggling with deep sadness but some wisdom for facing the aftermath and moving on.

Source: Divorce: ‘No one tells you about the dent on your wedding finger that doesn’t go’ | Life and style | The Guardian