Divorce and widowhood — Women and money series

By Steve Savant

Ash Brokerage Corporation


Two-thirds of all U.S. divorces are initiated by women. The number one reason is infidelity or lack of intimacy. But number two is finances. If you’re willing to risk separation over money, then you have a pretty good idea on money matters that matter most to you. And for many widows, their husbands' funerals and last medical expenses are the first time dealing with family finances — a terrible time for your first econ class.

Steve and Brittany Castro, CFP continue their saga through the money matters that matter most to women.