Going through a divorce is an emotional experience and many women use shopping as an emotional release. However, allowing your emotions to drive the process can have significant financial and legal implications which can be more costly than most women bargain for. In this episode, Kimberly shares:
- The importance of shopping around to find the right lawyer, Mediator, and other professionals;
- Being realistic about what you can and cannot afford during the divorce process;
- The true value of "quality" over "quantity in both parenting and financial matters; and
- Recognizing the financial dangers of "Keeping Up With The Joneses" during divorce.
Put the credit card down and listen to this episode before you spend another dollar!
Grown Girl Divorce podcast is a space of relatability for Black women considering and going through a divorce. These are girlfriend conversations to educate and empower you through the process. Our host, Kimberly A. Cook, Esq., is a highly acclaimed divorce attorney and mediator breaking down divorce misinformation, dismantling stereotypes on Black families, and shining the light on the importance of diverse representation in family law. Grown Girl Divorce podcast guests are primarily women of color providing expert information or personal stories as a way to give voice to and support Black women going through divorce.
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