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Take steps now to protect your financial future. Divorce is expensive, and a poorly handled divorce can be catastrophic for a business owner.
If you own a business or have considerable assets, its wise to utilize prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. In a contested divorce you maybe vulnerable if you have questionable financial practices involving taxes or investments. The process of having to produce extensive and detailed records for an opposing attorney can cost thousands of dollars in lost time. If unlawful practices are detected, you could face criminal charges and loss of your business.
The best course of action is to hire a financial advisor and ethical divorce lawyer with a reputation for achieving reasonable settlements that respect the contributions of each party. Spousal support is not always awarded, but the c