Archive for July, 2014

Hiring the Right Professional

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Sometimes people are frustrated with the outcome of their relationship with their financial advisor. Certainly money matters are not to be taken lightly and not where you want to learn by mistakes. Sometimes the first misstep is in where you look for advice. You wouldn’t ask your car mechanic to write your will and you […]

Three Financial Mistakes for Young Adults to Avoid

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014

There are some great financial strategies that make a sound financial life achievable. There are also some mistakes that can slow down or stop a young adult from getting started on a good financial path. Bad debt. It’s easy to live beyond your means. Credit cards can be a convenience, but in the age of […]

Common Financial Mistakes in Divorce

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Divorce is a difficult transition. The emotional fog of the change can make it hard to think logically. And yet decisions need to be made that will impact the rest of your life. Professionals – attorneys, financial experts, parenting coordinators, and therapists – can help avoid big mistakes. Here are a few of the financial […]

Do It Yourself Divorce

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Divorce is emotionally devastating and a major financial turning point in the lives of the family members. It’s not something to be taken lightly. One of the major issues in most divorces is money. In regard to finances, Colorado is what’s called an equitable distribution state, which means the goal of the legal system is […]