Financial Divorce Planning Expectations Before A “plain language” presentation of all financial decisions you must make during settlement, and mental preparation for actively participating in the decision–making process. During Advice on how each proposed settlement negotiation will affect your financial health–now and in the future. Translation of legal and financial jargon into understandable, specific life scenarios so you can take timely and appropriate action. Coaching to help you maintain a clear, rational, and informed mind so you can productively move toward an equitable settlement. After A well–crafted post–decree action plan plan so you follow through on all details of the Separation Agreement. A detailed depiction of new spending habits you must acquire to maintain a comfortable life style post decree.