Today’s guest is Kristen Hilty, CDFA.  A twenty-year veteran in the financial services industry, Kristen is passionate about helping to educate and empower people who are divorced or divorcing to make sound, rational decisions around their financial futures. Kristen has experienced a divorce firsthand, and has watched family members, friends, and of course countless clients go through it as well.  She knew there had to be a better way. Kristen is committed to using her expertise as a Certified Divorce Financial Advisor (CDFA), Investment Advisor, and Family Law Mediator, along with her empathy, to help people avoid making devastating financial mistakes while creating a realistic vision for the future.

Sherry and Kristen discuss what financial issues need to be considered throughout the divorce process, the pros and cons of mediation versus family court, and resources that are available if you aren’t sure where to turn.  Kristen also shares her own divorce experience and how she was able to find happiness on the other side.