FAI's Marriage & Divorce Journal



FAI survive and thrive in post divorce retirement

Survive and Thrive in Post Divorce Retirement

By: Lyn Dippel
12/29/2018

Getting divorced over 50 presents some unique challenges, and the financial aspect is chief among them. By taking the time to understand the financial implications and planning for your post-divorce future, you can be well on your way to creating ...

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Gray Divorce and FAI

Gray Divorce Doesn’t Have to Tarnish Your Retirement Dreams

By: Lyn Dippel
12/27/2018

For most of us, our retirement dreams are filled with time for enjoyment after decades of hard work. But for an increasing number of older couples, retirement is bringing something completely unexpected: divorce.

With their adult children gone and an ...

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Prenuptial Agreements: A Smart Move for Savvy Women

FAI Presents: Prenuptial Agreements: A Smart Move for Savvy Women

By: Lyn Dippel
11/7/2018

When you hear the word “prenup,” what comes to mind? If you’re like many people, you might picture a wealthy older man about to marry a younger woman. While that may have been the case years ago, prenuptial agreements ...

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Article 253: FAI Presents: Say Goodbye to Your Spouse, Not Your Business

FAI Presents: Say Goodbye to Your Spouse, Not Your Business

By: Lyn Dippel
9/22/2018

Each month we’ll spotlight one chapter from our eBook series,  "navigating marital transitions with confidence: a resource for women".  

This Month’s Focus is taken from Chapter 3: “Say Goodbye to Your Spouse, Not Your Business.”

When it comes ...

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Tips for Making New Friends After Gray Divorce

Tips for Making New Friends After Gray Divorce

By: Lyn Dippel
9/22/2018

If there is one thing that has always been on anyone’s mind, it is friends. No matter your age, friendship is important! However, finding new friends when you have reached 50 and your children have moved out, can be ...

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Thrive in Retirement after Gray Divorce

Thrive in Retirement after Gray Divorce

8/27/2018

Gray divorce is on the rise and it presents some unique challenges. If you’re splitting up after 50, it’s smart to give careful thought to your financial and social future.

Divorcing later in life means there’s less ...

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FAI - Women over 50 Are Embracing Cohabitation, Not Marriage

Women over 50 Are Embracing Cohabitation, Not Marriage

8/20/2018

Each month we’ll spotlight one chapter from our eBook series,  "navigating marital transitions with confidence: a resource for women".  

This Month's Focus is taken from Chapter 2: “Women are Embracing Cohabitation, Not Marriage.”

A growing segment of women ...

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FAI-Power Up Your Financial Independence

Marital Transitions: Power Up Your Financial Independence

By: Lyn Dippel
8/3/2018

Each month we’ll spotlight one chapter from our eBook series,  "navigating marital transitions with confidence: a resource for women".  

This Month's Focus is taken from Chapter 1: “Power Up Your Financial Independence.”

Not so long ago, household finances ...

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“Navigating Marital Transitions with Confidence” ebook from FAI Wealth Management

FAI Wealth Management’s Newest E-book Offers Valuable Information for Executives Facing Marital Transitions

7/11/2018

Columbia, Maryland – July 10, 2018 – FAI Wealth Management, a leading financial planning and investment management firm in the Baltimore-Washington region, has announced the release of its latest e-book, “Navigating Marital Transitions with Confidence”. The resource was developed by Lyn Dippel ...

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The Art of Being a Happily Single Senior

The Art of Being a Happily Single Senior

5/29/2018

Stack the odds for happiness in your favor. Many people wisely plan for their retirement finances but few think to plan for how to make their retirement personally rewarding.

You need to create a strategy for a fulfilling life once ...

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Marriage after fifty tips, Happily married couple, age 50s

Happily Ever After: Five Tips for Marriage After Fifty

By: Lyn Dippel
4/2/2018

If you’re age fifty or older and are thinking of tying the knot, it’s smart to plan ahead. Financially, there’s often plenty to be gained:

  • You can take advantage of economies of scale by combing your two ...
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Five Things to Consider if You’re Divorcing Later in Life

Five Things to Consider if You’re Divorcing Later in Life

By: Lyn Dippel
2/27/2018

The number of people divorcing after 50 has doubled in the past 20 years. And those numbers are growing, while divorce rates of other age groups are falling.

Some researchers are calling it a “divorce revolution”. There’s even a ...

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Recent News

Recent News

Is An Accessory Dwelling Unit Right for Your Aging Parents?

Is An Accessory Dwelling Unit Right for Your Aging Parents?

2/22/2019 12:00:00 AM EST
2 days ago

Assisted living in your own back yard?

Ninety percent of seniors say they’d prefer to stay in their homes and age in place. But ...

Where Should You Live in Retirement? Part II

Where Should You Live in Retirement? Part II

2/14/2019 12:00:00 AM EST
a week ago

Dan and Edna, loved the American Southwest, they spent most of their vacations exploring New Mexico, Arizona, and the entire Four Corners area.

They loved ...

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Good Friday: FAI Office Closed

Good Friday: FAI Office Closed

4/19/2019 12:00:00 AM EDT
FAI's Office will be closed in observance for Good ...

FAI's Quarterly Investment Review Webinar

FAI's Quarterly Investment Review Webinar

4/25/2019 11:00:00 AM EDT
Curt Gross, FAI's Chief Investment Officer, will be going ...