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Saving your ranch or farm during a divorce

Divorce can be a trying experience. Emotions run high, and a couple that previously was willing to do anything for one another are now fighting, possibly intensely, over custody and familial assets. If your family owns and operates a ranch or a farm, divorce can destroy that livelihood unless you take steps to protect yourself and your ranch or farm.

A closer look at the divorce process in Montana - II

Last time, we discussed how those who have made the difficult decision to end their marriage can derive some much-needed comfort from the fact that they are not alone, and that the law here in Montana recognizes the need to end a marriage efficiently and effectively.

A closer look at the divorce process in Montana

When a couple makes the momentous decision to tie the knot, it's safe to say that the possibility of them someday parting ways is likely the very last thing on their minds. In fact, most engaged couples are more than likely aware of the ubiquitous -- and infamous -- statistic that 50 percent of marriages end in divorce, but remain undeterred, believing that it will never happen to them.

Divorce process comes with several financial issues

Getting divorced in Montana can be an emotionally and financially difficult experience no matter how short or long of a time a person has been married. However, the divorce process can be even more challenging for those who are not prepared. One way to be as ready as possible for this type of family law proceeding is to get out of the dark from a financial viewpoint.

Divorce can have impact on retirement planning

Going through a marital dissolution can be emotionally tumultuous, but it can also be a financial roller coaster in Montana. This is especially the case for those eyeing retirement in the near future. The divorce process has a huge effect on all aspects of retirement planning, but it is still possible for people to keep their retirement plans on track following divorce.