How to make sure your divorce lawyer doesn't screw up your retirement
Most people don't consider dividing up retirement assets when hiring a lawyer for a divorce case, but it's a tangible financial concern.
By BenefitsPro staff|April 13, 2012 at 08:00 AM
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Most people don’t consider dividing up retirement assets when hiring a lawyer for a divorce case, says the Huffington Post. To divide most standard retirement plans, a Qualified Domestic Relations Order – a specialized court order that allows a retirement plan to pay benefits to someone other than the employee – is required.
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