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Walking Down the Aisle . . . Toward Divorce

Walking Down the Aisle . . . Toward Divorce

Seven steps smart clients should take before they get married

More than 2 million people get divorced every year in the United States. Divorce in this country is a $50 billion annual industry.  Divorce rates for first marriages are currently at 52 percent, and second marriage divorce rates hover at 60  (and 75 percent to-90 percent if there’s a special needs child born).  It pays to be aware of this reality when your clients tell you they’re about to get married.  Offering financial advice before clients take the plunge


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