You're planning on filing for divorce. If you're not involved in an abusive relationship, you might want to do some pre-planning before you actually file the paperwork. Pre-planning will give you enough time to prepare emotionally and financially. Here are three steps that will help ensure you have some financial security when you file for divorce.
Take Care of Your Bank Accounts
If you and your spouse share a joint bank account, you'll need to open an account of your own.