If You Have Been Married at Least Ten Years...

Nutfield Mediation's April Tip of the Month

Although mediators are not ethically allowed to provide legal advice or counseling, experienced mediators can provide their clients with a lot of important information. 

For instance, here is a little-known, but valuable piece of information that can be worth thousands of dollars in additional retirement income to you or your ex-spouse:  If you become divorced after at least ten years of marriage, you may be eligible for a higher Social Security benefit than you would qualify for on your own.  And the best part is, this increased benefit will not cost your ex-spouse a dime.  To learn whether you may benefit from this Social Security "ten year rule," follow the link below:

https://www.ssa.gov/planners/retire/divspouse.html

Tony