E0020: Inside Divorce: Holly Harmon, LICSW by Inside Divorce
In Episode 19 of Inside Divorce Hindell speaks with Bradley Stern of Chestnut Hill Appraisal Services located in Newton, Massachusetts. Hindell and Brad discuss the property appraisal process during divorce, and how to address differences in appraised values. Brad provides residential real estate appraisals as well as testifying as an expert witness in contested divorce cases.
In Episode 18 Hindell speaks with Kelli A. Adams, CFP®, EA and Margaret (Meg) Gaisford Welborn, JD, Counselors at GW & Wade, an independent, fee-based financial advisory firm providing comprehensive investment, tax, retirement, and estate planning services to individuals and corporate executive management teams. Kelli and Meg co-lead GW & Wade’s Women and Wealth program and in this podcast discuss how they help their female clients take more control of their finances and attain financial empowerment.
On Inside Divorce Episode 17, Cynthia Auckly-Barbuto, Senior Associate Attorney at Grossman & Associates, speaks with Ben Stich, LICSW, M.Ed., a Family and Divorce Mediator in Natick, MA (www.benstich.com). Ben specializes in separation and divorce mediation, parenting, modification, decision-making & communication, as well as martial issues. Ben also mediates elder issues like estate planning and end of life planning. Ben specializes in interest based facilitated mediation. In this episode Ben talks about different strategies he often uses in high conflict cases to best reach resolution in the mediation process. Ben is also an instructor for the Commonwealth’s only mandated High Conflict Parenting Education Program at William James College. The course is 9-weeks and focuses on conflict resolution & skill development.
In Episode 16 of Inside Divorce, Hindell speaks with Ellie Marshall of Intrepid Business Advisors. Ellie is an award winning certified business and executive coach who helps clients achieve better business success by utilizing strategies to reach their goals. In the podcast Ellie explains how she helps business executives, leaders and private business owners stay focused on business during the divorce process and whether staff and colleagues should be told a divorce is ongoing.
In Episode 15 of Inside Divorce Hindell speaks with Alan Huberman, CPA and Partner at Blum Shapiro, the largest regional accounting firm in New England servicing high net worth individuals and business owners to help them navigate the new tax laws. In this episode Hindell and Alan talk about the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 and the resulting impact on alimony and divorce agreements executed after January 1, 2019. Especially of note is that alimony will no longer be deductible by the paying spouse and no longer includible income to the recipient spouse.
On our lucky 13th episode of Inside Divorce, Hindell had the pleasure of speaking with Sammy Azzouz, a Managing Partner at Heritage Financial, an independent wealth management firm located in Westwood, Massachusetts. On the podcast they discuss client attitudes about money and how best to keep both spouses engaged in their family’s financial affairs. Sammy and Hindell also discussed tips for a successful financial future and how to normalize conversations about money.
After our brief hiatus, the Inside Divorce podcast is back with fresh topics and brand new guests. This week Hindell spoke with Brad Avergon, a Senior Loan Officer at loanDepot. In this 12th episode Hindell and Brad discuss progressive ways to finance real-estate before during and after a divorce. Hindell and Brad also go into strategies to maximize mortgage options, preserve credit, and the timing for submitting loan applications. Bard recommends consulting a mortgage lender during the divorce to ensure that the language of the divorce agreement is best drafted.
This week Hindell speaks to Todd Weaver, one of the vice presidents for Strategies for College INC, a company that gives guidance and financial advice to families to maximize financial aid for college. Todd gives listeners the inside look on the financial aid process, including money saving and borrowing tips for divorced families.
This week on Inside Divorce, Hindell sits down with Dr. Richard Wolman, a clinical psychologist on the faculty of Harvard Medical school who has vast experience with the children of divorce. In this podcast titled “Fair is a Four Letter Word”, Richard and Hindell discuss common obstacles children deal with when their parents are divorcing, as well as “negotiation techniques” that both parents and attorneys can use to help children.