Pensions & divorce: What rights do you have?

As a general rule, pensions are marital property. You have a right to the share of your spouse’s pension even if you have been divorced décades before your spouse retires. Like real estate, stocks, and cash, pensions will be divided up between the two people after a divorce.

As a general rule, pensions are marital property. You have a right to the share of your spouse’s pension even if you have been divorced décades before your spouse retires. Like real estate, stocks, and cash, pensions will be divided up between the two people after a divorce.

Military pensions and divorce

By New York Divorce Attorney: Back in May, I put this post in draft intending to get back to it in a few days of putting it up. Well, it’s October now, five months later and I am only now pulling it out. And that is only because I found this post by a Kentucky … Continue reading “Military pensions and divorce”