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Establishing a Framework for College Savings During the Divorce Process

IAALS Intern

According to U.S. News, separating spouses should plan for the future education of their children together and, in the process, pay special attention to funds saved prior to the divorce settlement and the shape that funding such accounts will take into the future. The article highlights several options for doing so and emphasizes that both during and after a divorce, communication between parents is paramount in order to secure investments for the future education of their children.

Katherine Kirk is a third year law student at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law and contributes to IAALS Online. Please direct inquiries about this post to