Finally the legal work has been done and you have separated all the finances and are ready to move on with your life.


Decision making

You have the agreement and know the final outcome. You can work within the financial parameters and make all your own decisions. You may well experience a feeling of freedom and power. It is important to have a financial plan to stay on track. You don’t want to sabotage your future by splurging on a new kitchen or European vacation with that lump sum. Now is the time to learn to manage investments, taxes and cash flow so you can have a long, happy, relaxed future!

Stage 3 checklist

  • Learn to manage investments
  • Familiarize, plan, and manage taxes
  • Determine your cash flow
  • Have a financial plan

Stay on track!

Watermark Financial can help you look ahead and work towards your long term goals. We provide personalized attention and an understanding of your whole financial picture. For more information on how we can help you plan for your financial future please visit

Every divorce is different, but there are basic steps you can take at each stage to ensure success.