The process of dividing assets during a divorce has the potential to cause conflict. This is so much the case that is it quite common for divorcing spouses to accept a financial fight as an inevitability. However, these drawn-out court battles tend to have a negative impact on everyone involved; they are costly, cause high amounts of stress and can even affect the emotional well-being of the children.
If you are determined to divide marital assets in Oregon without a stressful legal battle, you will need to plan ahead. Collaborative asset division is possible, but it requires that both spouses are committed to a solution-focused conversation. The following are some tips for approaching asset division.