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Actions to avoid when preparing for a high asset divorce

On Behalf of | Aug 30, 2021 | Divorce |

Going through the end of a marriage can be a stressful and complicated experience under virtually any circumstance. However, if you and your soon-to-be ex-spouse hold a considerable amount of wealth, there might be additional factors to address that may only add to an already intimidating process.

As you work toward preparing a strong strategy for the subsequent process, it could also be helpful to know what types of actions to avoid during this period. Steering clear of any actions which may prove detrimental to the outcome of your situation could be integral to seeking a favorable outcome.

Mitigating errors

It is no secret that going through a divorce can be stressful, but allowing emotions to influence actions might not always prove helpful. Some examples of things to avoid during this period could include:

  • Refusing to cooperate: Even if you and the other party are at odds with one another, refusing to cooperate out of anger or spite may only further complicate or lengthen the process, which might increase stress levels and costs.
  • Focusing on the now: Looking ahead and thinking about what is important to your future could help you avoid making decisions based on current wishes and instead create a strategy that best aligns with your needs.
  • Changing financial habits: It may also be in your best interests to avoid making sudden changes to spending and saving habits, as such decisions could affect the outcome of your situation.
  • Oversharing on social media: While you might be eager to share your experience with loved ones in Oregon or across the nation, using caution before posting on social media might be essential, as the information you post may increase conflict, or it could even play a role during legal proceedings.

While a similar process can be complex in nature, you might be eager to finalize the process and move on. However, simply giving in to the other party’s demands in favor of speeding up the process could prove detrimental to your future.

Protecting your future

Seeking insight on actions to avoid may only be one part of preparing to dissolve a marriage. Finding ways to address every vital component that applies to your situation could be integral to helping you create a strategy that best aligns with your needs and wishes. Such a strategy could help you better prepare to seek the best outcome achievable concerning your future during legal proceedings and help you shift your focus toward entering the next stage of your life with confidence.

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