Vickie Adams

About Vickie Adams

Vickie Adams is a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst™ and a Certified Financial Planner™ serving the cities of El Segundo, Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Palos Verdes, Torrance, Playa del Rey, and Marina del Rey.

How Will the Date of Separation Affect My Divorce Settlement?

Determining the date of separation during a divorce case can be one of the biggest areas of contention and confusion. During marriage, couples often revisit the same well-worn subject matter in arguments. “Oh that again?” They’re triggered back into long standing patterns of dysfunctional behavior or non-productive communication.

After divorce, […]

What Is a Lifestyle Analysis?

Divorce is a time of uncertainty in many areas. In most marriages, it is not unusual for one spouse to have a more “hands-on” role or a better understanding of the household finances. If you were responsible for other duties and less focused on finance, it is critical to […]

Considering Divorce? Don’t Skip This Step Before You Call a Lawyer.

“Why would I meet with a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst™ (CDFA) before I contact an attorney?” Divorce can be something you have mulled over for a long time, or perhaps divorce was something that was not even on your radar. But regardless of how you arrived here, it stirs up […]

Raise Your Financial IQ for the New Year

It’s the perfect time of year to raise your financial awareness. You can take control right now. Pick Up The Pieces of the Puzzle: Grasp the Bigger Picture Back in 2012, the Time Magazine cover story described how women would soon replace men as the primary bread winners, and all the […]

Vickie Adams’ Divorce and Wealth Management Blog: An Introduction

Welcome to my blog. I am Vickie Adams, Certified Financial Planner® and Certified Divorce Financial Analyst™,  located in San Pedro, California. I’ve had my own independent practice since 1991. As an independent planner, I‘m able to devote the time to focus on your individual needs exclusively. In addition, I have the […]