Women, Divorce and Retirement: No Home, but Hope after Financial Loss

By Mary Helen Gillespie

“Rose,” 60, Indiana shared a bleak view of her retirement situation but encouraging words for others.

Has your divorce financially affected your retirement plans?

Yes.

Have you hired a financial advisor, CPA, or other financial professional to help you plan for your retirement needs during the divorce process?

No.

Is your divorce attorney concerned about your retirement finances? Is it a divorce judge?

No.

How would you describe the quality of your financial life after divorce?

I don’t have a house.

What information would you like to share with women in a similar situation?

Don’t give up even when it’s hard: You are important!

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Retirement Daily shared the story of Rose with Theresa A. Harezlak, CFP®, CDFA®, is a financial advisor with Savant Wealth Management in Rockford, Illinois. Here are her thoughts for Mawar and other women facing similar issues.

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