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Check List After Divorce

Checklist to do and review after getting a divorce.

This handy checklist can help get your personal, financial and legal documents in order after your divorce.

  • Driver's License and/or Automobile Registration: Possible name and/or address changes.
  • Checking/Savings Accounts and Safe Deposit box changes.
  • Credit Agreements: Establish lines of credit individually, including credit cards.
  • Health Insurance/Auto Insurance: Make changes as appropriate.
  • Life Insurance: Review beneficiaries and benefits.
  • Investments: Revise as individual.
  • Retirement Plans: Revisit designated beneficiaries.
  • Real Estate: Review real estate titles. (Review divorce Decree)
  • Will/Trust Agreements: Update current one, or obtain one individually.
  • Update all other legal documents.