Loretta Hutchinson

Loretta Hutchinson

Loretta Hutchinson, the Founder and President of Financial Divorce Plan LLC, is a Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) and Certified Divorce Financial Analyst® (CDFA™) as well as a National Certified Counselor (NCC). Download your free financial checklist, "Intelligent Divorce Made Possible" here

What Women Need to Know About Financial Planning

What Women Need to Know About Financial Planning

Women are especially prone to the nesting instinct: that primal urge driving us to rearrange, redecorate, and reorganize. We call in the carpet cleaners, unclutter our closets, and flip over the mattresses — or at least we think about it…

Cost of Divorce

Cost of Divorce

Believe it or not there is one simple way to keep your bills from your divorce lawyer, accountant or divorce financial analyst under control. The answer: have civilized conversations with your spouse. Try to work out as many issues as…

Wealthy Women – How to Become Wealthy

Wealthy Women – How to Become Wealthy

Women control a great deal of wealth in this country. The dilemma is that many women earn, manage and receive wealth with no clear expectations or strategy about its future.

This problem is especially characteristic of two circumstances:

Divorce. A…

Divorce Mediation – Divorce Mediation Process

Divorce Mediation – Divorce Mediation Process

Mediation can offer a dignified, non-adversarial divorce that keeps you out of court. In this kind of divorce, an impartial mediator helps you and your spouse negotiate a mutually satisfactory agreement.

Are lawyers involved? No lawyers need be involved…

Is Collaborative Divorce Right for You?

Is Collaborative Divorce Right for You?

The decision to get married is probably one of the easiest you’ll make in your life — it seems like a no-brainer when you’re happy and in love with your significant other. But sometimes things…

How Can I Keep the Cost of My Divorce Down?

How Can I Keep the Cost of My Divorce Down?

Believe it or not there is one simple way to keep your bills from your divorce lawyer, accountant or divorce financial analyst under control. The answer: have civilized conversations with your spouse. 

Try to work out as many issues…

What to Do With Your House After Divorce

What to Do With Your House After Divorce

Emotions, finances, lifestyle…so much changes when you go through a divorce. At a time when you are under great stress, you face some of the most difficult decisions of your life — what to do with your house, foremost…

Financial Planning for Divorced Women

Financial Planning for Divorced Women

Separation and divorce are two of the most challenging and difficult periods that a woman can experience in her life. But while many things may still be up in the air, one aspect of your life that you should always…